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Myrtle Beach Criminal Defense Lawyer Lacey Thompson

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Update on Moncier’s fight in the Eastern District of Tennessee

Update on Moncier’s fight in the Eastern District of Tennessee

Any attorney practicing criminal defense law in the Federal Courts should be concerned with what is happening in the Eastern...

McGrier – South Carolina community supervision statute held unconstitutional

McGrier – South Carolina community supervision statute held unconstitutional

Any person who is convicted of a “no parole offense” as defined in § 24-13-100 must complete community supervision upon...

“The DUI Exception to the Constitution”

“The DUI Exception to the Constitution”

The DUI Exception to the Constitution, posted by Lawrence Taylor on his DUI blog in 2005, contains a persuasive and...

The proposed No Parole Bill and Middle Courts

The proposed No Parole Bill and Middle Courts

Despite all of the attention focused nationally on the overcrowding of our jails and prisons, our attorney general is pushing...

California prosecutor faces disciplinary hearing for misconduct

California prosecutor faces disciplinary hearing for misconduct

Prosecutors in South Carolina are rarely held accountable for misconduct – they are not held civilly liable or criminally responsible,...

No more parole in South Carolina?

No more parole in South Carolina?

Tuesday the House may vote on a bill that will abolish parole for felony crimes, making every felony an 85%...

More on the Pew Center Study

More on the Pew Center Study

The figure of 1 in 100 adults incarcerated, although shocking, is not the worst of the statistics revealed by the...

Bolin’s implications on South Carolina’s minor in possession laws

Bolin’s implications on South Carolina’s minor in possession laws

The South Carolina Supreme Court issued its opinion today in State v. Bolin, and found that the underage possession of...

DUI breath test results suppressed in 49 cases in Tucson

DUI breath test results suppressed in 49 cases in Tucson

A Tucson Arizona City Court judge has suppressed alcohol breath test results in 49 cases, after CMI, manufacturer of the...

More than 1 in 100 American Adults incarcerated

More than 1 in 100 American Adults incarcerated

A study by the Pew Center on the States reports that more than 1 in 100 Americans are currently behind...