POLITICS
05/14/2012 01:55 pm ET Updated Jul 14, 2012

Jake Knotts, South Carolina Senator, Could Lose Office On Dueling Threat

Folks' links to his own 2010 post, where he noted that Haddon claimed, via Facebook, that Knotts had challenged him to a duel. Folks alleges that the duel threat could get Knotts kicked out of the Statehouse, as dueling goes against the state's constitution.

Shealy has reportedly filed a protest with the SCGOP regarding the filing ruling from the S.C. Supreme Court. A call to lawyer Thomas Cofield was not immediately returned.

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