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Myrtle Beach Criminal Defense Lawyer Lacey Thompson

Trial Theory
Can You be Charged with a Federal Crime that You Have Already Been Sentenced for in State Court?

Can You be Charged with a Federal Crime that You Have Already Been Sentenced for in State Court?

Brittany Drexel disappeared in Myrtle Beach in 2009, and investigators believe that she was kidnapped, trafficked for sex, and then...

False Information to Police Charges in SC

False Information to Police Charges in SC

Senator Paul Campbell, Chairman of the Senate Ethics Committee, was charged with DUI and lying to police last weekend. His...

Lawyer Dogs and the Right to Counsel

Lawyer Dogs and the Right to Counsel

The Lousisiana Supreme Court held this week that a suspect who asked for a “lawyer dog” did not invoke his...

Prosecutor Suspended for Withholding Evidence

Prosecutor Suspended for Withholding Evidence

California’s State Bar recommended three years of probation beginning with a one-year suspension as sanctions for Orange County prosecutor Sandra...

Class Action Lawsuit Filed in SC for Right to Counsel

Class Action Lawsuit Filed in SC for Right to Counsel

The right to an attorney is perhaps one of the most well-known little tidbits about the American legal system, hammered...

SC Juvenile Justice and Wilderness Camps

SC Juvenile Justice and Wilderness Camps

Children charged with crimes in South Carolina have their cases heard in the family court instead of the criminal courts....

Thompson Defense Firm Opens a New Office Location in Columbia, SC

Thompson Defense Firm Opens a New Office Location in Columbia, SC

The Thompson Defense Firm has opened a second office location in Columbia, S.C. at: 1612 Marion St #328 Columbia, SC...

If You’re Not Doing Anything Wrong…

If You’re Not Doing Anything Wrong…

If you’re not doing anything wrong, then you’ve got nothing to worry about… I can’t tell you how angry and...

Right to Counsel in SC Magistrate Courts

Right to Counsel in SC Magistrate Courts

In 2009, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) released a comprehensive report that detailed the systematic denial of...

Aynor, S.C. Mayor Not Charged with DUI…

Aynor, S.C. Mayor Not Charged with DUI…

The mayor of Aynor, S.C., who is also the chief financial officer for Horry County Schools, was pulled over last...