Monthly Archives: October 2016

Congratulations to Elliott Myers

Today in the Barrister the Library hosted a costume contest, and all of the costumes were fantastic. While choosing just one winner was certainly difficult, congratulations to Elliott Myers for his awesome Ken Bone costume. Elliott has won the use … Continue reading

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Articles Worth Reading

  For your information needs and reading pleasure, check out the following articles: An Important New Tool For Litigators in Federal Court Artificial Intelligence Predicted Case Outcomes With 79% Accuracy by Analyzing Factual Portrayal Costs of Competency-Based Programs Come Into … Continue reading

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Watch the World Series Tonight in the Barrister

The Cleveland Indians and the Chicago Cubs begin their bid to become the 2016 World Series champion tonight with the opening game at 8:00 p.m. EST in Cleveland at Progressive Field.  The monitor in the Barrister will be on throughout … Continue reading

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Opinions from the South Carolina Supreme Court

On October 19th, 2016, the Court published Earley v. State. In this appeal for post-conviction relief (PCR), the Court reversed relief granted to Respondent by the PCR court. The Court held that the PCR court committed an error of law in … Continue reading

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Opinions from the South Carolina Court of Appeals

Today, the Court published one opinion. In State v. Mazique, Appellant appealed his conviction for armed robbery arguing that the trial court erred in multiple decisions involving improper handling of his request for substitute counsel and evidentiary matters, all of which … Continue reading

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South Carolina CLEs Added to the Collection

Sol Blatt Jr. Law Library has recently acquired South Carolina CLEs in DVD format, spanning approximately the past 5 years. These DVDs are located in our Reference Office and are available for circulation. The circulation period is 3 days. While they are not … Continue reading

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Join us for a costume contest on Halloween at noon in the Barrister

Join us for candy and a costume contest on Halloween (Monday, October 31st) at noon in the Barrister.  Allison Jones, Melissa Strickland, and Willis Long will decide who has the best costume.  They will award the use of Study Room … Continue reading

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Check out the Library’s Spooktacular Halloween Decorations

The Library is getting into the spirit of Halloween. Thank you to Christa Morton, one of our student workers at Circulation, for the fantastic display of bats, spiders, and other creepy crawlies. It is boo-ti-ful!

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Articles Worth Reading

 For your reading pleasure and information needs, check out the following articles:  4 Points to Remember When Making Your Website ADA Accessible;  4 Ways an Automated On-Boarding Process Can Benefit Your Law Firm;   5 Myths About Nice Academics;   … Continue reading

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Library & Fall Break

  Fall break for the Charleston School of Law begins on Thursday, October 13th, and concludes on Sunday, October 16th.   During this time, the library will be open its usual operating hours.  Usual hours for this time frame are … Continue reading

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