§ 20-11-1 Obligation to refrain from defamation
§ 20-11-2 Classes of defamation
§ 20-11-3 Libel defined
§ 20-11-4 Slander defined
§ 20-11-5 Privileged communications–Malice not inferred from publication
§ 20-11-6 Radio and television stations not liable if due care exercised
§ 20-11-7 Retraction notice to newspaper–Punitive damages avoided by retraction–Candidatesfor office
§ 20-11-8 Newspaper retraction as rebuttal of presumption of malice

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 20 > Chapter 11

  • Good faith: an honest intention to abstain from taking any unconscientious advantage of another, even through the forms or technicalities of law, together with an absence of all information or belief of facts which would render the transaction unconscientious. See
  • Person: includes natural persons, partnerships, associations, cooperative corporations, limited liability companies, and corporations. See
  • Person: includes natural persons, partnerships, associations, cooperative corporations, limited liability companies, and corporations. See
  • Person: includes natural persons, partnerships, associations, cooperative corporations, limited liability companies, and corporations. See
  • Writing: and "written" include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See
  • written: include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See