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9-4-2001 - Opinions
This is an appeal from a circuit court appellate decision, upholding the Marion County Council's ruling regarding the salary of a Marion County magistrate.
This is a capital case with issues concerning subject matter jurisdiction, prior bad acts, and the admission of a statement made during the 24-hour statutory waiting period.
This opinion involves the interpretation of the statute governing multi-county business parks and its effect on school districts.
This opinion addresses whether assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature is a lesser-included offense of assault with intent to commit criminal sexual conduct.
This is a disciplinary matter in which respondent is charged with various acts of misconduct, including failing to appear for roll call and having a bench warrant issued against her.
This is a partnership dispute involving issues under the Federal and State Arbitration Acts as well as Temporary Restraining Orders.9-17-2001 - Opinions
This criminal case involves the interpretation of our statutory scheme requiring operating brake lights.
Opinion suspending attorney from the practice of law for six months.
Opinion disbarring attorney from the practice of law in South Carolina.
Adoption case on writ of cert. to Ct. of Appeals-- Issue is whether natural father made sufficient prompt and good faith efforts to assume parental responsibility of newborn child.