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11:57 am on Wednesday November 12, 2014

S.C.'s Gay marriage ban overuled by federal judge

U.S. District Judge Richard Mark Gergel said South Carolina's Constitutional ban on same-sex marriages could not continue. But the ruling is stayed until November 20, giving a chance for appeals to be heard by the Fourth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme...
10:24 am on Thursday March 24, 2011

Patient who sued after fall from Beaufort Memorial Hospital window denied retrial

Flickr user afsart A man who fell out of the window of his fourth-story room at Beaufort Memorial Hospital and later lost his lawsuit claim of negligence against the hospital has been denied a retrial, according to court filings. Danny Prince was...
3:49 am on Tuesday August 4, 2009

Rastafarian inmate wishing his dreads got locked up too

Image by Flickr user neuglexImage by 20090804-dreads.jpg A Virginia court is taking a second look at the case of a South Carolina Rastafarian inmate who claimed that his religious rights were violated when prison staff cut off his hair. The inmate,...
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