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SC justices: No casino allowed on Catawba land

...its York County reservation, the state's highest court ruled Wednesday.In its unanimous opinion, the South Carolina Supreme Court disagreed with the Catawba Indian Nation, which has argued that a state law allowing gambling cruises to leave...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-02/sc-justices-no-casino-allowed
South Carolina high court overturns Aiken conviction

...Aiken County.Joseph Walker was convicted of kidnapping and criminal sexual conduct in 2002. Last week, the South Carolina Supreme Court agreed with 2nd Judicial Circuit Judge Doyet "Jack" Early, who had awarded post-conviction relief to Walker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-24/south-carolina-high-co
Death sentence in death of SC girl, 8

...was a "tender, gentle, good person." He asked jurors to consider whether six seconds of Blackwell's life overrode the rest of his life. The conviction and death sentence are automatically appealed to the South Carolina Supreme Court.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-17/life-sentence-death-sc-girl-
South Carolina Supreme Court to rule on public autopsy reports

COLUMBIA - Are autopsies medical records or public records? South Carolina's Supreme Court will begin grappling with that question Wednesday, when it hears a lawsuit by a Sumter County newspaper against the county's coroner.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-01/south-carolina-supreme-court-
South Carolina high court reverses Augusta man's murder sentence

...S.C., jury three years ago for the killing of a teenager is entitled to a new trial.This month, the South Carolina Supreme Court reversed the conviction and sentence of Steven Barnes, who is serving a life term.He was the leader of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-01-20/south-carolina-high-co
Citadel asks federal judge to dismiss complaint alleging school knew counselor abused kids

...the claims and that the school can't be held liable for acts of violence committed by an employee."The South Carolina Supreme Court has held that an act of violence by an employee is not attributable to his employer, unless the act was taken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-10/citadel-asks-federal-judge-di
S.C. attorney general asks court to revisit Brown settlement

...COLUMBIA - Citing a danger to the credibility of the office, the South Carolina Attorney General has asked the South Carolina Supreme Court to take another look at the settlement of James Brown's estate.The high court threw out that settlement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-01/sc-attorney-general-as
South Carolina Supreme Court nixes activist's appeal of Gov. Nikki Haley ethics case

The South Carolina Supreme Court ruled against Republican activist John Rainey, who sued Gov. Nikki Haley in 2011.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-12/south-carolina-supreme-court-
American Indian groups planning to sue over girl's S.C. case

...Oklahoma.The groups said they will act if the South Carolina Supreme Court refuses a request to rehear arguments on its...been considered by the court. We pray the South Carolina Supreme Court grants our request for a due process hearing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-22/american-indian-groups-planni
Disbarred Aiken lawyer petitions for job

...still say no.In June the Georgia Supreme Court disbarred Sidney Jones of Graniteville, and on Wednesday the South Carolina Supreme Court did, as well.Jones had been convicted in 2011, suspended from practicing law and given 11 years of probation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-09-26/disbarred-aiken-lawyer