Many television shows over the years have featured lawyers as protagonists. Some of these TV attorneys—Matlock, Perry Mason, Jack McCoy—inspired generations of young viewers to grow up to become lawyers. Hopefully, Saul Goodman will not be one of those characters. ...Read More »
Understandably, judges have come to expect excellence from the South Carolina bar. Occasionally, judges feel constrained to comment when their expectations are not met. More rarely, they pen remarks that would make any mother proud, as U.S. District Judge Bruce ...
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There is nothing on the Waffle House menu worth going to jail for, so says Sidebar. Apparently, a 20-year-old Chester County man—free on bond after being charged in connection with a murder—would beg to differ. According to jail records, alleged ...Read More »
The stage for the Charleston panhandling epidemic was set last spring when the American Civil Liberties Union argued that the city’s ban on begging violated free speech rights. The City Council backed down by lifting the ordinance, and all hell broke loose.Read More »
Usually we get very nervous when we hear that the state’s legislators are debating whether to get involved in choices over what textbooks college students will have to read. But here’s a proposal that might actually give students at the ...Read More »
It’s rare to stumble across any good news that might comfort those carrying the burden of six figures’ worth of student loan debt. So when a bit of it dribbles by, it immediately perks up our ears, even if the ...Read More »