Monthly Archives: June 2013

June 26, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

In the Matter of William Jefferson McMillian III McMillian pled guilty to fraudulently taking over $2,000.00 from his father. He agreed to discipline and the court suspended him for 3 years retroactive to his 2012 interim suspension and ordered him … Continue reading

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Bar Prep Resources

The July 2013 bar exam looms for recent graduates.  As you push into your last phase of intense studying, remember that the library does have specific resources available to help.  A Bar Exam Resource Guide can be found here.  In it, … Continue reading

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Baby Veronica’s Saga Continues

The United States Supreme Court handed down its decision this morning in Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl or the Baby Veronica case as it is known here in Charleston.  The Court reversed the decision of the South Carolina Supreme Court … Continue reading

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June 25, 2013 United States Supreme Court opinions

Koontz v St. John’s River Water Management District Koontz applied for a permit to develop land with proposed environmental offsets. District indicated that it would approve the application if Koontz undertook more expensive mitigation or did work on district land … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013 4th Circuit published opinion

United States v Davis Davis pled guilty to multiple counts of robbery in state court and received a consolidated sentence. After release from state prison, he robbed a restaurant and pled guilty to doing so. The trial court applied the … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013 United States Supreme Court opinions

Vance v Ball State Uuniversity Vance sued for face discrimination arguing her harasser was a supervisor. The district court ruled the alleged harasser did not have authority to hire, fire or otherwise make tangible employment decisions against Vance and granted … Continue reading

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Searching the Library’s Catalog

I have recently created a video tutorial with tips showing how to best search our library’s catalog. You may access the tutorial either from the library’s main page or click the link on the left hand side of the catalog. … Continue reading

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