Tag Archives: South Carolina Court of Appeals

Criminal Practice – Meth Production – Evidence – First Impression – NPLEx Database – Business Records – Police Officer’s Testimony – Meth Yield (access required)

South Carolina has not addressed whether logs from the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx, an electronic database housing all pseudoephedrine purchases in 29 states) meet the business records exception to the rule against hearsay. Since the NPLEx records are created ...

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Real Property – Subdivision Common Areas – Dock & Park – Tort/Negligence – Breach of Fiduciary Duty – Corporate – Derivative Claim – Amalgamation – Civil Practice – Statute of Limitations (access required)

Although a developer in control of a homeowners’ association may owe fiduciary duties to homeowners, in this case, the developers had no fiduciary duty to convey specific amenities to the homeowners’ association. We reverse the circuit court’s (1) ruling that ...

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