When and How to File a Restraining Order

When and How to File a Restraining Order

Your safety is paramount when you are in a relationship with someone who is hurting you. That means you need to get to a safe place away from this person. If you do not have family or friends you can stay with temporarily, the South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic...
When Do Police Officers Need A Warrant?

When Do Police Officers Need A Warrant?

The fourth amendment of the United States Constitution grants citizens protection from unreasonable government intrusion into their lives. Each state also has its own statutes that provide similar if not identical protection as the fourth amendment. Perhaps a police...
Understanding South Carolina’s Dog Bite Law

Understanding South Carolina’s Dog Bite Law

South Carolina dedicates Section 47-3-110 specifically to dog owner liability and the rights of people injured by a dog bite. The state maintains strict liability for dog bites, which means that the owner is responsible for damages even if the dog had never bitten in...