South Carolina sunshine lawsuits
Here is a list of major FOIA court decisions and their effect on the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act.
(The cases are listed alphabetically. To order them by year please click the icon to the right of the Year heading)
|Quality Towing Inc. v. City of Myrtle Beach||2001||This case established that committees designed to advise public bodies on any subject relating to a public function are in fact performing a public function and are thus subject to the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act.|
|Weston v. Carolina Research and Development Foundation||1991||This case established a number of important precedents: