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Myrtle Beach Criminal Defense Lawyer Lacey Thompson

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New SC Expungement Law Will Allow Expungement of Minor Drug Convictions

New SC Expungement Law Will Allow Expungement of Minor Drug Convictions

The South Carolina House and Senate have passed a bill that expands the types of convictions that are eligible for...

Do We Need a Hate Crime Law to Protect Police Officers?

Do We Need a Hate Crime Law to Protect Police Officers?

U.S. lawmakers are considering legislation that would allow prosecutors to charge anyone accused of violence against a police officer with...

Why Hire a Speeding Ticket Lawyer in SC?

Why Hire a Speeding Ticket Lawyer in SC?

In South Carolina, a traffic violation is a criminal offense. So, if you decide to just get it out of...

Is the Practice of Law Dangerous?

Is the Practice of Law Dangerous?

We don’t make the list of most dangerous professions, but, nevertheless, lawyering is a dangerous business. In Columbia, SC, the...

Fourth Circuit Rules Disturbing Schools Lawsuit Can Go Forward

Fourth Circuit Rules Disturbing Schools Lawsuit Can Go Forward

A federal appeals court held that students have a valid claim that South Carolina’s “disturbing schools” law chills their First...

Narcan Saves Lives – SC Legislation Will Make it More Readily Available

Narcan Saves Lives – SC Legislation Will Make it More Readily Available

The SC Senate is considering a bill that would make Narcan, a drug used to prevent opioid overdose deaths, available...

Sexual Harassment in SC Courts

Sexual Harassment in SC Courts

Lawyers should not have sex with their clients. Or sexually harass their clients. It feels like a no-brainer, and something...

Should We Allow Police to Use Horry County Schools as Substations?

Should We Allow Police to Use Horry County Schools as Substations?

Educators across the nation are looking for ways to keep guns out of schools in the wake of the latest...

SC DMV License Suspension Amnesty Week

SC DMV License Suspension Amnesty Week

If you’ve had your DV driver’s license suspended, you may be able to get it back during next month’s “Amnesty...

Texas State District Judge George Gallagher

Texas State District Judge George Gallagher

A convicted sex offender is getting a new trial because a Texas judge decided to go medieval on him during...