USC Poaching CSOL Students?
The University of South Carolina’s law school is moving quickly and aggressively to recruit top students from the foundering Charleston School of Law (CSOL), numerous […]
Jean Toal’s Lawmaker Protection Order
Last Friday, S.C. Supreme Court chief justice Jean Toal quietly issued an “amendment and clarification” of a 2010 order excusing state lawyer-legislators from having to […]
SC Lawmaker Has Crack Bust On Record
A sitting South Carolina lawmaker has a previously undisclosed drug bust on his record, FITS has learned. Christopher Hart (D-Richland) – a Columbia-based attorney – […]
SC Supreme Court Clears Nikki Haley
The S.C. Supreme Court has affirmed a lower court ruling that paved the way for a legislative whitewash of serious ethics charges against S.C. Gov. […]
Wire: Witches, Court, Business, Buds, Etc.
We get lots of tips, comments and questions about stuff we write … and stuff people want us to write. Wanna share a link? Suggestion? Criticism? Question? […]
Jean Toal Shocker!
Months after telling her colleagues she planned on stepping down as chief justice of the S.C. Supreme Court, former liberal activist Jean Toal shocked her fellow […]
Richland County Robbery: A Smoking Gun
Two weeks after the S.C. Supreme Court upheld (without comment) the results of a rigged election in Richland County, S.C., evidence has emerged which directly […]
SC Parties Comment On “Robbery” Ruling
The “Richland County Robbery” isn’t your typical crime story. For starters, the amount stolen – $1.2 billion – is obviously quite significant. Then there are […]
SC Parties Mum On Controversial Court Ruling
For those of you who haven’t been following the “Richland County Robbery,” it’s the saga of how $1.2 billion in new sales tax revenue is […]
What’s Holding Up Bull Street? Incentives …
DEVELOPER HAGGLING OVER AMOUNT OF TAXPAYER-FUNDED ASSISTANCE Earlier this week, we published a report (and accompanying photo set) on the abandoned government property in downtown […]
Savannah River Sellout Overturned … For Now
BUT CAN THE DAMAGE NIKKI HALEY HAS DONE TO SOUTH CAROLINA EVER BE FIXED? The “Savannah River Sellout” – S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley’s most flagrant […]