Trial Theory

Myrtle Beach Criminal Defense Lawyer Lacey Thompson

Trial Theory
Should prosecutors be criminally liable for intentional misconduct?

Should prosecutors be criminally liable for intentional misconduct?

Ed Lavendera at CNN tells the story of James Woodard, who was wrongfully convicted in Dallas, Texas, and served 27...

Lori Drew indicted in California

Lori Drew indicted in California

Lori Drew, who lives in Missouri, used a fictitious myspace account in Missouri along with other “co-conspirators” in Missouri to...

Regina McKnight’s case overturned on PCR

Regina McKnight’s case overturned on PCR

In 2001, Regina McKnight was found guilty of homicide by child abuse because cocaine was found in her system after...

Bert von Hermann leaving the 15th circuit solicitor’s office

Bert von Hermann leaving the 15th circuit solicitor’s office

Bert will be opening a law office in Conway, after working for 9 years at the solicitor’s office. I look...

Bite mark database?

Bite mark database?

Bite mark “evidence” has sent numerous innocent persons to prison, and even death row. It has been debunked over and...

Orangeburg DUI attorney still under pressure

Orangeburg DUI attorney still under pressure

One unwarranted side effect of the recent focus on the South Carolina Highway Patrol has been the harassment of Senator...

Proposed bill would permit DNA samples to be taken before conviction

Proposed bill would permit DNA samples to be taken before conviction

A bill is floating around in the state legislature would permit South Carolina to take DNA samples from anyone charged...

USSCT will hear prosecutorial immunity case

USSCT will hear prosecutorial immunity case

The United States Supreme Court will decide Goldstein v. Van de Kamp, et. al., to determine whether top officials in...

South Carolina’s new DUI law

South Carolina’s new DUI law

South Carolina’s revised driving under the influence bill was signed into law a few weeks ago, but it will not...

More on the SCHP fiasco

More on the SCHP fiasco

I always see the dishonest or ugly side of law enforcement, like the scenes of police abuse depicted on the...