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Strippers Sue South Carolina Clubs Over Wages

A group of strippers is suing several South Carolina nightclubs, saying they weren’t paid according to federal standards.

04/11/2014

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Settlement Reached In Occupy Columbia Case

A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit filed by Occupy Columbia protest members against Gov. Nikki Haley and other state officials.

02/20/2014

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Tribal Elders Suing Cherokee Bear Zoo

Members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians are suing a North Carolina roadside zoo that keeps bears in concrete pits on reservation land.

12/03/2013

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Ex-SC Lawmaker Accused Of Fondling Women

Two women who worked for former state Sen. Dick Elliott say he fondled them at his North Myrtle Beach realty office.

11/19/2013

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Group Sues Over Public School Event At Chapel

A humanist group has sued over a Greenville County public school’s decision to hold its 5th-grade graduation ceremonies at a Christian university.

09/12/2013

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Man Formerly On Death Row Suing Prosecutors

A man condemned for decades to South Carolina’s death row says prosecutors wrongfully pursued a case against him in a widow’s 1982 death.

07/22/2013

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Cooper Won’t Block ACLU’s NC Gay Marriage Ban Case

The legal forum for challenging North Carolina’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriages is taking shape in a Greensboro federal court.

07/12/2013

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Ex-Resident Sues S.C. Boys’ Home Over Alleged Abuse

A new lawsuit accuses the South Carolina Department of Social Services of mismanaging a boys’ home where an 11-year-old resident was assaulted by an older child.

06/09/2013

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N.C. Prison Warden Promoted After Alleged Beatings

The warden of North Carolina’s Central Prison has been promoted and given a 15 percent raise, less than two weeks after reports about a lawsuit alleging he failed to stop systematic beatings of handcuffed inmates held in solitary confinement at the Raleigh facility.

05/31/2013

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Couple Suing SC, Hospital Over ‘Unnecessary Sexual Assignment Surgery’ On Child They Adopted

A couple is suing the state of South Carolina for what they say was unnecessary sexual assignment surgery on a toddler they adopted.

05/14/2013

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