Are Divorce Records Public Information in SC

Are Divorce Records Public Information in SC

One question I frequently get asked is how public will my divorce be? While you won’t hear about most divorces in the media, the majority of the information filed with the Clerk of Court will be public information. While the attorney’s file is certainly not public,...
How to Get a Quick Divorce in SC

How to Get a Quick Divorce in SC

A very common question I hear is, “How can I get a quick divorce in South Carolina?”  How long your divorce will take depends on several factors, some of which are beyond your control. There is a difference between a quick divorce and a simple divorce. It also depends...
Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor in SC

Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor in SC

Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor is a broad statute in South Carolina. The statute is designed to protect minors from being led astray by adults and to prevent adults from exploiting and corrupting young people. In this article you will: Learn the definition...
Petty Larceny in SC: Charges for Theft

Petty Larceny in SC: Charges for Theft

Have you been charged with Petit Larceny? What is Petit Larceny in South Carolina? This article is a brief introduction to the criminal charge of Petit Larceny and some of its direct and collateral consequences. You will learn: The definition of larceny The difference...
How To Beat a DV Charge in SC

How To Beat a DV Charge in SC

Have you been charged with domestic violence? Do you just want to learn more about domestic violence in general? This article will introduce you to the basics of domestic violence and how to possibly beat a domestic violence charge. Domestic Violence in South Carolina...
How is Child Support Enforced in SC?

How is Child Support Enforced in SC?

Some clients come in and need child support, but say they know the other person isn’t going to pay. Whether you are in the process of getting a child support order or whether you are in the unfortunate situation of not being paid when you are supposed to be or just...
Can You Date While Separated in SC?

Can You Date While Separated in SC?

A question I frequently get from clients is, “When is it okay to date?” In South Carolina, being married is kind of like being pregnant, either you are or you aren’t. The simple answer is — if you are married, you can’t date, and doing so is considered adultery....
Top 21 Questions About Divorce in SC

Top 21 Questions About Divorce in SC

When someone is faced with getting divorced, he or she may have lots of questions. It may not be something he or she has ever had to deal with. Maybe you are just starting to think about if getting a divorce is the right path for you and your family. Or maybe you and...