<html> <head> <title>Rule 02:05:03:02 Moral turpitude.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 02:05:03:02"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 02:05:03:02 Moral turpitude."> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Office HTML Filter 2.0"> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Originator content="Microsoft Word 10"> <style> <!-- --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US> <div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>2:05:03:02.&nbsp;&nbsp;Moral turpitude.</b> For the purpose of this chapter, the term moral turpitude in the phrase, misdemeanor involving moral turpitude, has the same meaning as in SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=22-1-2">22-1-2(25)</A> and includes a conviction or suspended imposition of sentence for any of the following:</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (1)&nbsp;&nbsp;Driving under the influence of alcoholic beverages or drugs or with more than the legally permissible amount of blood alcohol;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (2)&nbsp;&nbsp;Interference with another's civil rights;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (3)&nbsp;&nbsp;Practicing a profession without a required license;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (4)&nbsp;&nbsp;Malfeasance, misfeasance, or nonfeasance in public office; or</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (5)&nbsp;&nbsp;An offense involving marijuana or a controlled substance.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 25 SDR 124, effective April 8, 1999.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=34-45-26">34-45-26</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=34-45-29">34-45-29.</A></p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=34-45-24">34-45-24</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=34-45-29">34-45-29.</A></p> </div> </body> </html>