South Carolina


Judge Sanctioned for Calling Crack Addiction a ‘Black Man’s Disease’

Criminal Justice

Ex-Employee Gets 20 Years in 2 Law Firm Theft Schemes

First Amendment

Lawsuit Seeks to Bar South Carolina’s ‘I Believe’ License Plates

Family Law

Celebrity Divorce Case: Bill Murray’s Wife Cites Booze, Pot, Adultery


Magistrate Reprimanded for Using Racial Slur, Seeking to Record Sexual Encounter

Law Firms

K&L Gates in Merger Talks With N.C. Law Firm

International Law

American Pastor Gets 3-Yr Sentence in Moscow

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Case of Boy Serving 30-Year Sentence

Legal Ethics

Successful Jailhouse Lawyer Investigated for Unauthorized Practice

Legal Ethics

Suit Against James Brown’s Lawyers and Greenberg Traurig as Wild as Singer’s Life

Legal Profession

Some States Seek to Limit Judicial Power to Regulate Lawyers

Education Law

Students Challenge Expulsion for Kissing

Legal Ethics

Prison Is Next Destination for Disbarred Lawyer Now Working at Kmart

Law Firms

Chitwood Wins Motley Face-Off; Former Lawyers Spin Off Again

Bar Exam

Bar Exam Error Handled Differently in 2003

Bar Exam

S.C. Supreme Court: ‘Understandable Concerns’ About Bar Exam

Bar Exam

S.C. Bar Asks Court to Explain Bar Exam Grading Change

Bar Exam

Plot Thickens: Bar Exam Chief Wasn’t Told of Grading Change

Bar Exam

Judge’s Daughter Flunks Bar Exam—Until High-Court Grade Change

Civil Rights

Judge Perry to Win ABA Marshall Award