Last updated on: 11/8/2012 3:09:30 PM PST
South Dakota Laws on Assisted Suicide
22-16-37. Aiding and abetting suicide--Felony.
Any person who intentionally in any manner advises, encourages, abets, or assists another person in taking or in attempting to take his or her own life is guilty of a Class 6 felony.
Source: South Dakota Legislature, "South Dakota Codified Laws," www.legis.state.sd.us (accessed Nov. 8, 2012)