South Carolina

Grounds for Divorce in South Carolina:

1. Adultery

2. Desertion for a period of one year

3. Physical cruelty

4. Habitual drunkenness; provided, that this ground shall be construed to include habitual drunkenness caused by the use of any narcotic drug

5. On the application of either party if and when the husband and wife have lived separate and apart without cohabitation for a period of one year