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12:45 am on Wednesday November 19, 2014

S.C. Same-sex marriage ban to end Thursday

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson’s' bid to stop gay couples from getting married, and such unions will become legal as of Thursday in the state, if the U.S. Supreme Court doesn't intervene.
2:02 pm on Wednesday October 15, 2014

Gay couple sues S.C. over marriage license

Charleston County councilwoman Colleen Condon and her partner have filed sued to over their marriage license application.
6:22 pm on Thursday October 9, 2014

Cost of Occupy Columbia Statehouse settlement disclosed

The Columbia incident cost the government more than $500,000.
3:28 am on Thursday July 24, 2014

Episcopal schism trial: It's not a religious matter

The judge presiding said the matter of who owns church property is a matter of secular laws.
5:01 am on Friday July 18, 2014

Lawsuit for church property continues

The lawsuit to decide who owns some $500 million in S.C. Episcopal church property has completed eight days of testimony.
7:28 am on Thursday May 15, 2014

Skydive business owner says Horry County trying to close his doors

Amongst Horry County’s lease discussion with several aeronautical companies, one skydive business in North Myrtle Beach has filed both a local and federal lawsuit. Horry County will have third and final reading on several lease agreements for area...
9:57 pm on Monday December 30, 2013

Effort to call church split a conspiracy fails to gain legal traction

A judge differed with the Episcopal Church's opinion that a split by S.C. churches in 2012 was actually part of a conspiracy.
11:16 am on Tuesday November 5, 2013

Two years on and Occupy Columbia v. Nikki Haley continues

A case from 2011 involving Occupy Columbia protesters who were arrested on the State House continues.
6:17 pm on Wednesday September 4, 2013

Gold Club challenges new adult business ordinances

The Gold Club, in what was an expected move, has filed a motion seeking a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction against a new adult entertainment ordinance passed in Horry County. The document was filed  on Wednesday in the U.S....