South Carolina

South Carolina /ˌsaʊθ kærəˈlaɪnə/ is a state in the Southeastern United States. It is bordered to the north by North Carolina; to the south and west by Georgia, located across the Savannah River; and to the east by the Atlantic Ocean. Originally part of the Province of Carolina, the Province of South Carolina was the first of the 13 colonies that declared independence from the British Crown during the American Revolution.South Carolina was the first state to ratify the Articles of Confederation, and the 8th state to ratify the US Constitution on May 23, 1788. South Carolina later became the first state to vote to secede from the Union which it did on December 20, 1860.
Posts about South Carolina
  • United Airlines Gets Millions of Gov’t $$$ – Aviation Whistleblower Post

    … United Airlines is best today known for its poor customer service, inhumane treatment of overbooked passengers and destroying checked bags. A series of bad press and YouTube videos has finally got Congress interested in how the airline conducts its commercial passenger operations. As we reported earlier, however, United Airlines gets much of its…

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  • United Airlines Deep Dark Secret

    … United Airlines is no stranger to bad press. Remember the professional musicians who helplessly watched their expensive guitars destroyed by United ground personnel? That little incident launched years of bad publicity after the band recorded a song entitled United Destroys Guitars. The guitar incident was in 2008. Things have only become worse…

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  • MahanyLaw Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Molina Healthcare

    … Physicians group says that Molina Healthcare is pocketing their money. And the apparent wage theft isn’t limited to Dr. Figueroa and other doctors who are members of the Associated Hispanic Physicians group. Dr. Figueroa and his group believe that thousands of doctors who serve low income patients aren’t being properly paid. In filing the lawsuit, firm…

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  • $2.2 Million Settlement in Property Owners’ Claims Against Storage Company

    … PRESS RELEASE Dec. 5, 2016 St. Louis, MO The claims of eight area property owners against a moving and storage company and a warehouse owner were settled recently in St. Louis County for over 2.2 million dollars. The settlement represents the value of WWII memorabilia, rare books and family heirlooms, along with common household goods, owned…

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  • Whistleblower: United Airlines Does Shoddy Maintenance Work

    … Last year, a former aviation maintenance technician for United Airlines filed a federal whistleblower lawsuit against the company and accused the airline of shoddy aircraft maintenance. Last week a federal judge in Charleston, South Carolina tossed the suit but said he would give the whistleblower thirty days to file a new complaint with better…

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  • Whistleblower Awards Available for Pill Mills

    … What do Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama have in common? A huge percentage of narcotic painkiller prescriptions per capita. If you live in Georgia, Maine, Pennsylvania or Rhode Island don’t celebrate just yet, you have significant…

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  • Whistleblower Receives $4.5 Million Award

    …, should receive $4.5 million for being the whistleblower who first reported the scheme. Hammett’s Complaint Against LMC Lexington Medical Center is 400+ bed hospital on the outskirts of Columbia, South Carolina. The hospital employs approximately 600 physicians. Until he was fired in 2013, Hammett worked as a neurologist for the hospital. When he…

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  • Social Security Administration: Alabama by the Numbers

    …% Mississippi – 7.9% Maine – 7.7 % Tennessee – 6.7% Missouri – 6.4% South Carolina – 6.4% Michigan – 6.3% It is interesting to note that eight of the top ten are situated in the South, if you count West Virginia. Not surprisingly, the SSA list closely parallels 2015’s United Health Foundation’s America’s Health Rankings Annual Report…

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  • Broker Indicted in $3 Million Ponzi Scheme

    … Broker Indicted in $3 Million Ponzi Scheme Posted on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 12:27 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: A former broker working in Greenville, South Carolina has been accused of operating a long-running Ponzi scheme and has been indicted on federal wire charges. Claus C. Foerster of Spartanburg, South…

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  • Two Medicare Fraud Whistleblower Get $5 Million!

    …, Washington – $983,000. Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, Connecticut – $920,000. Princeton Community Hospital in Princeton, West Virginia -$1,513,500. Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington – $906,000. Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Sarasota, Florida – $972,000. Spartanburg Regional Health Services in Spartanburg, South Carolina – $1.725…

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  • Can an Employer Force Whistleblower to Return Documents?

    … company data and information. Courts in at least five states (Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina) take the opposite view. They say confidentiality agreements trump whistleblower claims. U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Durkin took a slightly different approach. Largely siding with Benjamin Rine, he said Rine…

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  • Willis-Stafford Corporation— Cease and Desist Order

    … Willis-Stafford Corporation— Cease and Desist Order August 22, 2015 Willis-Stafford Corporation Entered Into a Cease and Desist Order with the South Carolina Securities Regulators Regarding the Alleged Proposed Offering of Stock for the Construction and Operation of a Film Sound Stage in Williamsburg County Willis-Stafford Corporation entered…

    Alan Rosca/ Investment Fraud Lawyers- 41 readers -
  • The Danger of Defective Airbags

    … heard about the massive airbag recall by Takata in recent months. This recall has already affected millions of vehicles and two dozen car brands including Toyota, Honda, and Mazda. You can find a full list of impacted vehicles here. The main problem with the Takata airbags involves defective inflator and propellant devices that rupture or deploy…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 35 readers -
  • Dixie Darlings World Series Continues Today

    … The Dixie Darlings World Series continues today. The morning session elimination games at 9:00 am CT, North Carolina faces off against Louisiana and Alabama takes on Mississippi. In a winners bracket game at 12:30 pm CT, South Carolina takes on Tennessee. In the evening session elimination game at 6:00 pm CT, the winner of North Carolina vs…

    The Law Offices of L. Clayton Bugress- 32 readers -
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