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Supreme Court Published Opinions - September 2019

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The summary following each opinion is prepared to offer lawyers and the public a general overview of what a particular opinion decides. The summary is not necessarily a full description of the issues discussed in an opinion.


9-18-2019 - Opinions

27917 - Commissioners of Public Work v. City of Fountain Inn

After interpreting section 5-7-60 of the South Carolina Code (2004), the Court reverses the decision of the court of appeals and finds the City of Laurens, through its subsidiary the Laurens Commission of Public Works, did not create a designated service area that included Owens Industrial Park.