Retail gasoline stations shutting down to avoid price gouging complaints

Michael Giberson From Columbia, South Carolina’s The State newspaper, more evidence of the predictable effects of anti-price gouging laws: A day after drivers began a panic-buying run on gas, S.C. Attorney General Henry McMaster invoked the state‚Äôs price-gouging law with fines up to $1,000 per offense and up to 30 days in jail. Hotlines were … More Retail gasoline stations shutting down to avoid price gouging complaints