Image by S.C. ETVImage by 20090603-hearing.jpg An image of high court from today's hearing.
Update June 4: The ruling is in. Take a read.
Today, June 3, the S.C. Supreme Court heard arguments in the battle for who controls some $700 million in federal stimulus money.
Read more stories on this subject in our stimulus package topic page.During the two-and-a-half hour hearing parties made their case for why Governor Mark Sanford can or cannot be required to request the money.
The high court said it hopes to issue its written ruling by Friday. -- It's a verdict that Sanford has said he won't challenge.