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SC couple's lawyers seek legal fees from state after gay marriage trial

...to Bright's proposal.Earlier the U.S. Supreme Court had refused to hear an appeal of a decision by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, overturning Virginia's ban on gay marriage. That opened the way to gay marriages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-11/sc-couples-lawyers-seek-legal
Court clears way for gay marriage in South Carolina

...the way for same-sex couples to be married in South Carolina beginning this week ? at least for now.The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Va., denied the state's request to block the marriages while it appeals a lower court's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-18/court-clears-way-gay-marriage-south
Judge issues South Carolina's first gay marriage licenses, despite attorney general's opposition

CHARLESTON, S.C. - A judge issued the first gay marriage licenses and a couple was married in South Carolina on Wednesday, even as the state attorney general asked the U.S. Supreme Court to step in and block the unions.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-19/judge-issues-south-carolinas-
Court to consider when second mortgage can be void

...bankruptcy courts allowed Florida homeowners to nullify second loans held by Bank of America. The 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/court-consider-when-second
SC asks gay marriage challenge dismissal

...recent tide of same-sex marriage cases has run squarely into the extremely well- reasoned opinion" by the Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Wilson wrote in a motion filed in federal court in Charleston. Colleen Condon and Nichols Bleckley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-10/sc-asks-gay-marriage-c
US Supreme Court won't block South Carolina gay marriages

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday refused to block gay marriages in South Carolina but Attorney General Alan Wilson said the issue is still not settled.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-20/us-supreme-court-wont-block-
South Carolina attorney general asks court to stay order allowing gay marriage

...However, he said his order would not take effect until noon Nov. 20 so Wilson could appeal. Wilson asked the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Va., on Thursday to stay the order until the entire appeals panel can consider the issue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-13/south-carolina-attorney-gener
Nonprofit says South Carolina gay marriage ban hurts kids

...Supreme Court's refusal to hear an appeal of a 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision allowing same-sex marriage...make a ruling on the issue.On Thursday, the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that states have the right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-07/nonprofit-says-south-carolina
Review site Yelp battles extortion claims

...Sullitto said many of the company's critics are businesses that have received bad reviews.Last month, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals tossed out a lawsuit filed by several businesses claiming Yelp extorted them by removing positive reviews...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-13/review-site-yelp-battles-e
Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction could be reversed

...whether baseball's career home-run leader should have his obstruction of justice conviction thrown out.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will convene an 11-judge panel in San Francisco to decide whether Bonds' rambling response to a question...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-17/barry-bonds-obstruction-