North Carolina's Supreme Court says an appeal of a complaint involving changes in a pre-kindergarten ..... But while the case was pending, lawmakers made changes the Supreme Court now says make the controversy moot. Copyright 2013 The Associated
risks connected to the merger. A decision from the court could take several months, and it could be appealed to the state Supreme Court . The high court ruled earlier this year that the state Utilities Commission did not adequately consider the negative impact
South Carolina is among those states that have not expanded Medicaid eligibility as the federal law intended. The U . S . Supreme Court ruling upholding the law made it an option rather than a mandate. Still, the Medicaid rolls are expanding. Copyright
battle over 4-year-old Veronica. In September, Dusten Brown handed Veronica over to the Capobiancos after the Oklahoma Supreme Court lifted an emergency stay keeping the girl in Oklahoma. The Tulsa World reports that attorneys for the Capobiancos are seeking
Judicial Merit Selection Commission on Tuesday holds a hearing over applications from Chief Justice Jean Toal and Associate Supreme Court Justice Costa Pleicones. Toal's current term expires next year. Pleicones surprised the state's legal community earlier
its version of the bill in June. It's not expected to go anywhere in the Democratic-controlled Senate. The U . S . Supreme Court 's 1973 decision legalized abortion until a fetus could viably survive outside of the womb, generally at 22 to
Tracie Goodwin sued Haley and Wilson to have the state's ban on gay marriage overturned. Their suit said a recent U . S . Supreme Court decision shows that states cannot outlaw same sex marriages because they do not approve of them morally. South
has asked the full appeals court consider the case. Attorneys for both sides say the case could end up at the U . S . Supreme Court . Family Dollar operates about 7,500 stores. Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.
Melanie Capobianco of Charleston, S.C., had been lined up to receive custody since 2009. Last month, Oklahoma's Supreme Court dissolved an order keeping Veronica in the state. Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.