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Doing things the hard way (access required)


  The attorney for a war veteran killed by a sucker punch outside a Rock Hill bar told Lawyers Weekly in June that the man’s estate is not likely to collect any of the $1.8 million wrongful death judgment from ...

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Call (off) the cops (access required)

It’s not as dramatic as hordes of horseback cops galloping across South Carolina’s cities and towns, ripping wanted posters from storefronts, but statewide, men and women with arrest orders are suddenly free to roam the land without fear of apprehension, ...

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A stinky situation (access required)

It’s not the reprieve the feathered residents would hope for, but local lawmakers are giving a West Columbia chicken farm more time to get its stench together before moving forward on proposed sanctions for any fowl odors that annoy the ...

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Jailhouse lawyer (access required)

A Rock Hill man charged with murder and attempted murder will not only claim self-defense, he will employ self-defense — in court — as his tactic to beat the rap. Yes, 22-year-old Keenan Miller will ignore the sound advice of ...

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Battlefield: Tour (access required)

Does an ordinance regulating what Charleston tour guides can and can’t say regarding the Big Sweet Grass Basket’s history protect the city’s tourists or violate freedom of speech? The answer is as clear as a Lowcountry morning during moist air ...

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