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US Supreme Court won't block South Carolina gay marriages

...today's refusal to grant our motion, the U.S. Supreme Court has not yet resolved conflicting rulings by federal appeals courts on the issue," he said.While a 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision cleared the way for gay marriages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-20/us-supreme-court-wont-block-
Court clears way for gay marriage in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C. - A federal appeals court on Tuesday cleared the way for same-sex couples to be...decided in federal court.In its order Tuesday, the appeals court did not comment on Wilson's appeal of Gergel's ruling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-18/court-clears-way-gay-marriage-south
Court to consider when second mortgage can be void

...Atlanta-based 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed, but Bank of America says the rulings conflict with other appeals courts and Supreme Court precedent.Hundreds of homeowners have moved to void underwater second mortgages since the 11th...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/court-consider-when-second
Across the region

...ruling in a suit brought by Colleen Condon and Nichols Bleckley of Charleston.Attorney General Alan Wilson asked the appeals court to put the order on hold, saying the marriages would cause the state irreparable harm and that the U.S. Supreme...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-17/across-region
South Carolina attorney general asks court to stay order allowing gay marriage

...C. - Attorney General Alan Wilson asked a federal appeals court Thursday to put on hold a judge's order allowing gay...entire appeals panel can consider the issue. If the appeals court doesn't issue a stay, Wilson asked for time to appeal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-13/south-carolina-attorney-gener
SC asks gay marriage challenge dismissal

...following last week's federal appeals court ruling upholding such bans in...wrote that the decision by the appeals court in Cincinnati supports "the clear...which conflicts with other federal appeals court decisions, will ultimately lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-10/sc-asks-gay-marriage-c
Nonprofit says South Carolina gay marriage ban hurts kids

...state's same-sex marriage ban.Same-sex unions are now legal in at least 30 states, but a ruling by one federal appeals court has made it likely the U.S. Supreme Court will ultimately be forced to make a ruling on the issue.On Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-07/nonprofit-says-south-carolina
SC DMV sued of woman name change

...licenses earlier this month after the U.S. Supreme Court's refusal to hear a challenge to a decision by a federal appeals court with jurisdiction over South Carolina. The state Supreme Court put those licenses on hold pending the outcome of an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-27/sc-dmv-sued-woman-name
Woman sues to use wife's name on South Carolina driver's license

...this month. That move came after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear a challenge to a decision by a federal appeals court with jurisdiction over the state.The state Supreme Court put the licenses on hold pending the outcome of another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-27/woman-sues-use-wifes-name-sou
North Augusta asks state Supreme Court to take up Project Jackson case

...according to the motion.Donohue also filed a notice of appeal with the Supreme Court, but because it does not fit criteria that the court must consider, it was transferred to the appeals court, said Clerk of Supreme Court Daniel Shearouse.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-21/north-augusta-asks-state