Citing Authorities in South Carolina

After the Table of Contents, discussed in the last post, comes the Table of Cases. Rule 208(b)(1), SCACR. This is a misnomer in that Table is better described as a Table of Authorities because other authorities, such as statutes, must be listed too. In listing the authority, Rule 268, SCACR, governs how to cite the South Carolina materials. For other authority, the rule recommends A Guide to South Carolina Legal Research and Citation, and the Bluebook, A Uniform System of Citation. But it allows using other citation publications too. Other publications that may be consulted include the Association of Legal … Continue reading Citing Authorities in South Carolina