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Stories with person: Jean H. Toal
  • SC judge who wrote separate not equal honored 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 1:31 pm
  • CHARLESTON, South Carolina - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says the first federal judge to write an opinion challenging separate but equal decades after the policy was declared the law by the U.S. Supreme Court was morally right and historically gutsy.

  • Toal: Judges need more info to make bond decisions 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 6:32 am
  • COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina's top judge says her colleagues on the bench need more information when deciding whether to release someone on bond.

  • SC senator: Update social gaming law or I'll sue 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 8:19 pm
  • COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Sen. Tom Davis warned Tuesday that if legislators block his bill aimed at allowing retirees to legally play bridge, he'll sue to get South Carolina's centuries-old antigambling law thrown out altogether.