Meg Kinnard

Lawsuit: DSS fails to provide for SC children's basic needs...


COLUMBIA — South Carolina’s embattled child welfare agency is endangering kids under its supervision by failing to provide them with... Read more

SC legislator hopes to alter hospital building program


COLUMBIA — South Car­olina legislators might finally be in position this year to overhaul regulations for building or expanding... Read more

Murder charge for white SC cop

ORANGEBURG, S.C. — A white police chief who fatally shot an unarmed black man in South Carolina in 2011 was... Read more

Judge sets bond for ex-state Sen. Ford


COLUMBIA — Former Sen. Robert Ford was allowed to remain free on bond Wednesday on eight charges that include misconduct in office,... Read more

SC sheriff's lawyers: Charges should be dismissed...


COLUMBIA — Attorneys for South Carolina’s longest-serving sheriff will soon argue in court that some charges in a federal corruption... Read more

Judge lets SC same-sex marriage suit proceed


COLUMBIA — A federal judge says the primary challenge to South Carolina’s ban on same-sex marriage may proceed, ruling Monday that... Read more

Marriage ban harmful to kids of gay parents, nonprofit says


COLUMBIA — South Carolina’s ban on same-sex marriage is harmful to children with gay parents, according to a court filing this week... Read more