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Table Of Contents Oct 2006

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South Carolina Law Review

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The Voting Rights Act Of 1965: A Selected Annotated Bibliography, Terrye Conroy Oct 2006

The Voting Rights Act Of 1965: A Selected Annotated Bibliography, Terrye Conroy

Faculty Publications

Several remedial or "special" provisions of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which were enacted as temporary measures and were set to expire in August 2007 if not reauthorized by Congress, were recently extended for another twenty-five years. Ms. Conroy offers a selected bibliography of resources to introduce researchers to the issues involved in the debate over the Act's reauthorization and its future implementation.


Market Share Liability Beyond Des Cases: The Solution To The Causation Dilemma In Lead Paint Litigation?, Donald G. Gifford, Paolo Pasicolan Oct 2006

Market Share Liability Beyond Des Cases: The Solution To The Causation Dilemma In Lead Paint Litigation?, Donald G. Gifford, Paolo Pasicolan

South Carolina Law Review

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Honoring The Call To Practice, Joseph F. Anderson Jr. Oct 2006

Honoring The Call To Practice, Joseph F. Anderson Jr.

South Carolina Law Review

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Preserving The Duty To Preserve: The Increasing Vulnerability Of Electronic Information, Maria P. Crist Oct 2006

Preserving The Duty To Preserve: The Increasing Vulnerability Of Electronic Information, Maria P. Crist

South Carolina Law Review

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Too Many Bells? Too Many Whistles? Corporate Governance In The Post-Enron, Post-Worldcom Era, Douglas M. Branson Oct 2006

Too Many Bells? Too Many Whistles? Corporate Governance In The Post-Enron, Post-Worldcom Era, Douglas M. Branson

South Carolina Law Review

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The Effect Of Race, Gender, And Location On Prosecutorial Decisions To Seek The Death Penalty In South Carolina, Michael J. Songer, Isaac Unah Oct 2006

The Effect Of Race, Gender, And Location On Prosecutorial Decisions To Seek The Death Penalty In South Carolina, Michael J. Songer, Isaac Unah

South Carolina Law Review

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A Venerable Profession Enters The Global Economy: South Carolina Lawyers And The General Agreement On Trade In Services (Gats), Eve Ross Jul 2006

A Venerable Profession Enters The Global Economy: South Carolina Lawyers And The General Agreement On Trade In Services (Gats), Eve Ross

South Carolina Law Review

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Prelude To The Voting Rights Act: The Suffrage Crusade, 1962-1965, Steven F. Lawson Jul 2006

Prelude To The Voting Rights Act: The Suffrage Crusade, 1962-1965, Steven F. Lawson

South Carolina Law Review

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South Carolina Law Review

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Table Of Contents Jul 2006

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South Carolina Law Review

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No Exit - The Roberts Court And The Future Of Election Law, Richard L. Hasen Jul 2006

No Exit - The Roberts Court And The Future Of Election Law, Richard L. Hasen

South Carolina Law Review

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The New Vote Denial: Where Election Reform Meets The Voting Rights Act, Daniel P. Tokaji Jul 2006

The New Vote Denial: Where Election Reform Meets The Voting Rights Act, Daniel P. Tokaji

South Carolina Law Review

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White Dollars, Black Candidates: Inequality And Agency In Campaign Finance Law, Terry Smith Jul 2006

White Dollars, Black Candidates: Inequality And Agency In Campaign Finance Law, Terry Smith

South Carolina Law Review

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Racial Fairness And Traditional Districting Standards: Observations On The Impact Of The Voting Rights Act On Geographic Representation, Katharine Inglis Butler Jul 2006

Racial Fairness And Traditional Districting Standards: Observations On The Impact Of The Voting Rights Act On Geographic Representation, Katharine Inglis Butler

South Carolina Law Review

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How The Voting Rights Act Works: Implementation Of A Civil Rights Policy, 1965-2005, Peyton Mccrary Jul 2006

How The Voting Rights Act Works: Implementation Of A Civil Rights Policy, 1965-2005, Peyton Mccrary

South Carolina Law Review

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Preclearance, Discrimination, And The Department Of Justice: The Case Of South Carolina, Luis Fuentes-Rohwer, Guy-Uriel E. Charles Jul 2006

Preclearance, Discrimination, And The Department Of Justice: The Case Of South Carolina, Luis Fuentes-Rohwer, Guy-Uriel E. Charles

South Carolina Law Review

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Killing, Cheating, Legislating, And Lying: A History Of Voting Rights In South Carolina After The Civil War, W. Lewis Burke Jul 2006

Killing, Cheating, Legislating, And Lying: A History Of Voting Rights In South Carolina After The Civil War, W. Lewis Burke

South Carolina Law Review

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Coercing Adults: The Fourth Circuit And The Acceptability Of Religious Expression In Government Settings, Elizabeth B. Halligan Jul 2006

Coercing Adults: The Fourth Circuit And The Acceptability Of Religious Expression In Government Settings, Elizabeth B. Halligan

South Carolina Law Review

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Anderson V. Augusta Chronicle: The Plight Of The Actual Malice Doctrine In South Carolina Defamation Jurisprudence, Christopher S. Mcdonald Jul 2006

Anderson V. Augusta Chronicle: The Plight Of The Actual Malice Doctrine In South Carolina Defamation Jurisprudence, Christopher S. Mcdonald

South Carolina Law Review

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The Professionalization Of Law Firm In-House Counsel, Elizabeth Chambliss Jun 2006

The Professionalization Of Law Firm In-House Counsel, Elizabeth Chambliss

Faculty Publications

This Article examines the structural evolution of the "firm counsel" position from a volunteer, part-time position filled by an existing partner to a specialized, often full-time position increasingly filled by career in-house counsel. Based on focus groups and interviews with firm counsel, as well as participant observation at meetings and conferences aimed at firm counsel, I examine how the professionalization of the firm counsel position affects: (1) the definition of the firm as the client; (2) the authority of firm counsel with partners; and (3) firm counsels' professional commitments and attitudes about ethical rules. I find that, from a regulatory ...


Damaging The Special Injury Rule: A Restrictive Holding In Overcash V. South Carolina Electric & (And) Gas Co., J. Kevin Crouch Apr 2006

Damaging The Special Injury Rule: A Restrictive Holding In Overcash V. South Carolina Electric & (And) Gas Co., J. Kevin Crouch

South Carolina Law Review

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The Prohibition Hangover: Why We Are Still Feeling The Effects Of Prohibition, Marcia A. Yablon-Zug Apr 2006

The Prohibition Hangover: Why We Are Still Feeling The Effects Of Prohibition, Marcia A. Yablon-Zug

Faculty Publications

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Regional Ocean Governance: The Perils Of Multiple-Use Management And The Promise Of Agency Diversity, Josh Eagle Apr 2006

Regional Ocean Governance: The Perils Of Multiple-Use Management And The Promise Of Agency Diversity, Josh Eagle

Faculty Publications

Two high-level committees - the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy and the Pew Oceans Commission - have recently issued reports expressing grave concerns about the condition of America's oceans. In these reports, the commissions suggest that institutional flaws underlie current problems. Specifically, the commissions' views are that state and federal agencies with marine jurisdiction lack the mechanisms, and the incentives, to coordinate their management activities. Accordingly, both commissions recommend the creation of regional ocean governance bodies. Although the commissions' designs differ, their goal is the same: management that operates on a larger scale and incorporates more ocean interests. This article ...


The South Carolina Uniform Securities Act Of 2005: A Balancing Act Under A New Blue Sky, J. Parks Workman Apr 2006

The South Carolina Uniform Securities Act Of 2005: A Balancing Act Under A New Blue Sky, J. Parks Workman

South Carolina Law Review

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Howard V. Nasser: The Relative Burdens For Wills Contested On The Basis Of Confidential Relationships And Undue Influence, Heyward Rebecca Dodkin Apr 2006

Howard V. Nasser: The Relative Burdens For Wills Contested On The Basis Of Confidential Relationships And Undue Influence, Heyward Rebecca Dodkin

South Carolina Law Review

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Table Of Contents Apr 2006

Table Of Contents

South Carolina Law Review

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South Carolina Tort Law: For Whom The Statute Of Limitations Tolls - The Epstein Court's Rejection Of The Continuous Representation Rule, James L. Floyd Iii Apr 2006

South Carolina Tort Law: For Whom The Statute Of Limitations Tolls - The Epstein Court's Rejection Of The Continuous Representation Rule, James L. Floyd Iii

South Carolina Law Review

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Title Page

South Carolina Law Review

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Limited Liability Companies Are Off And Running: Historic Charleston Holdings, Llc V. Mallon, Accountings, And Derivative Actions In Llc Litigation, Carmen Harper Thomas Apr 2006

Limited Liability Companies Are Off And Running: Historic Charleston Holdings, Llc V. Mallon, Accountings, And Derivative Actions In Llc Litigation, Carmen Harper Thomas

South Carolina Law Review

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