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Opinions from the South Carolina Court of Appeals

In January, the South Carolina Court of Appeals published two opinions: In Wilson v. SCDMV, the DMV appealed the circuit court’s order enjoining the DMV from suspending Anna Wilson’s driver’s license for five years after her conviction for driving under … Continue reading

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April 23, 2014 South Carolina Court of Appeals published opinions

Digital Ally, Inc. v Light-N-Up, LLC Ally obtained a default judgment against Light-N-Up in Missouri and moved to enforce it in South Carolina. The circuit court entered an order allowing enforcement. The panel affirmed. It held that Missouri had jurisdiction … Continue reading

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November 1, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

United States v Crawford Crawford objected to the use of hearsay evidence at his sentencing hearing. Te district court overruled his objections and sentenced him to 135 months imprisonment. The panel affirmed. It held that hearsay is admissible at sentencing … Continue reading

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September 25, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

Auto-Owners Insurance Company v Rhodes Company brought a declaratory judgment action seeking declaration that its policy did not cover damages from a billboard falling onto an interstate highway. The trial judge issued a judgment declaring there was coverage. The underlying … Continue reading

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August 28, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

State v Cope Cope was convicted of the rape and murder of his daughter. The Court of appeals affirmed. The Court, 3-2, affirmed as modified. The majority held the trail court did nto err in excluding four incidents involving a … Continue reading

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May 15, 2012 4th Circuit published opinions

Harman Mining Company v Director of the Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs Harman was ordered to pay benefits under the black lung program to a worker who had legal pneumoconiosis. The panel dismissed their petition for review finding the administrative … Continue reading

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