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Circuit Riders: South Carolina Cases

Basic Legal Research Guide




South Carolina courts interpret South Carolina statutes, regulations, and the South Carolina Constitution. South Carolina courts also decide cases independently, which is called common law.

This unit on South Carolina Cases covers the South Carolina judicial system; how South Carolina appellate court opinions are published; and how to find, read, and update them.

It ends with a video on how to find South Carolina cases for free in print and online.