Topics :: South Carolina

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SC Wal-Mart Masturbator Had 'A Problem With Sticking His Hands in His Pants'

CRIME | By EDGE | Mar 4
The bargain prices of the world's biggest retailer proved to be too exciting for a South Carolina man who was arrested February for allegedly masturbating in a Myrtle Beach Wal-Mart.

SC: Couple Can't Bring Same-Sex Federal Lawsuit

NATIONAL | By Bruce Smith | Oct 24
A same-sex couple married in Washington, D.C., and seeking to have South Carolina recognize the union is suing the wrong people in the wrong court, state Attorney General Alan Wilson argued in federal court documents filed late Thursday.

SC Republican Calls Gays 'Gremlins' in Facebook Rant

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 21
A congressional Republican candidate from South Carolina is making headlines Tuesday after he called same-sex couples "gremlins" in a recent Facebook post.

SC AG: Gay Marriage Decision May Take Months

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson says any final decision on the legality of gay marriage in the state could be months away.

Judge May Hold Hearing Over SC Same-Sex Marriage

NATIONAL | By Meg Kinnard | Oct 14
Attorneys have until next week to file motions in a lawsuit playing a key role in South Carolina's debate over the issuance of same-sex marriage licenses, a judge ruled Tuesday.

SC Supreme Court Stops Gay Marriage Licenses

NATIONAL | By Jeffrey Collins | Oct 9
The South Carolina Supreme Court is ordering state probate courts not to issue same-sex marriage licenses until a federal judge decides whether the state constitution's ban on the unions is legal.

Gay Marriages Start in South Carolina

NATIONAL | By Bruce Smith | Oct 8
A South Carolina court has issued a marriage license to a same-sex couple despite the state's constitutional ban against the practice and the attorney general's pledge to defend it.

Gay Marriage Fight Not Over in South Carolina

NATIONAL | By Jeffrey Collins | Oct 6
South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson says he will keep fighting to uphold the state's constitutional ban on gay marriage.

S.C. Gubernatorial Candidate: Time to Stop Defending Marriage Ban

Gov. Nikki Haley's Democratic challenger says South Carolina should "pause" in defending against a legal challenge to the state's gay marriage ban, while a Republican state Senate leader says he believes the end of the ban is inevitable.

Gay Couples Denied Marriage Licenses in South Carolina

Five same-sex couples have been turned down for marriage licenses in a South Carolina county.

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