Constitutional Council (CC) is the Judicial Branch of Student Government. Consisting of four Associate Justices and one Chief Justice, the Council maintains the Student Government Codes and Constitution, and interprets them when there is a dispute on their meaning. The CC can also resolve internal disputes about the governing documents of student organizations.
Click here to find more information regarding the council, including cases the CC hears and how to bring a case to the CC).
Link to Submit Case: https://saccoun.wufoo.com/forms/mr0ngyr1dbya5k/
Contact email: SACCOUN@mailbox.sc.edu
The duties of the Chief Justice consist of chairing all Constitutional Challenges, Election Appeals, and Impeachment Hearings. The Chief Justice is appointed by the Student Body President and then confirmed by the Student Government Senate. The Chief Justice serves until his/her graduation.
The Chief Justice is awaiting confirmation by the Senate.
The duties of an associate justice consist of sitting on all Constitutional Challenges and Election Appeals. The position is appointed by the Student Body President and then confirmed by the Student Government Senate. All Associate Justices serve until their graduation.