Monthly Archives: April 2013

April 17, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinion

South Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission v Loftis Commission sought a writ of mandamus ordering Loftis to release funds to fund a certain investment. After the filings were complete, Loftis released the funds. The Court ruled that because Loftis had … Continue reading

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April 17, 2013 South Carolina Court of Appeals published opinions

Shultze v Schultze Wife appealed the final judgment of divorce arguing her retirement account and the marital debts should not have been apportioned and seeking additional attorney fees. The panel reversed in part, affirmed in part and remanded. It held … Continue reading

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HeinOnline Introduces State Statutes: A Historical Archive

HeinOnline now has available a historical archive of state statutes. Features of the archive include the ability to browse and search by State, Publication Title and Date. To access from the library’s website, click on Library Resources, followed by Databases: … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Law Challenges the Dynamic Duo

If you haven’t yet registered for your Bloomberg Law password, now is the time to do so. While student access to Westlaw and old Lexis will be curtailed over the summer, students continue to have unlimited access to Bloomberg, the … Continue reading

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April 17, 2013 United States Supreme Court opinions

Missouri v McNeely McNeeley was arrested for driving while intoxicated and, after refusing to agree to a blood test, the arresting officer ordered a test done anyway. His blood alcohol content was nearly twice the legal limit. McNeely moved to … Continue reading

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Justice O’Connor at the Charleston School of Law’s 5th Annual Law & Society Symposium

On Monday, April 15th, the Honorable Sandra Day O’Connor, Associate Justice for the United States Supreme Court (ret.) introduced the 5th Annual Law & Society Symposium presented by the Charleston Law Review and The Riley Institute at Furman University. Planned by Professor Sheila … Continue reading

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April 16, 2013 United States Supreme Court opinions

US Airways, Inc. v McCutchen McCutchen was injured in a car accident and received health insurance benefits from Airways’ self funded plan. McCutchen recovered damages from the responsible party and Airways sued under 29 USC 1132(a)(3) to recoup the benefit … Continue reading

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