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Do You Need a DUI Lawyer in South Carolina?

July 1st, 2020|Categories: DUI Attorney|Tags: , , , |

If you have been arrested and charged with driving under the influence (DUI), you may be wondering whether you need an attorney. Maybe you are certain of your innocence, and you are confident in your [...]

How is the COVID-19 Pandemic Impacting Criminal Cases in Charleston, SC?

June 1st, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , |

It has now been several months since South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster first issued a state of emergency in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis; and, while some aspects of life are gradually starting [...]

10 Steps to Take When Facing Criminal Charges in South Carolina

May 20th, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense|

Facing a criminal charge in South Carolina is an event that, hopefully, you will not experience more than once in your life. The consequences can be severe, and, yet, in many respects, the protections that [...]

What are Your Miranda Rights in South Carolina?

April 1st, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

In South Carolina criminal cases, suspects’ Miranda rights can often play a central role. If you assert your Miranda rights effectively, you can save yourself against having your own words against you. If the police [...]

What are Defenses to Marijuana Possession in South Carolina?

March 1st, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , |

Unfortunately, South Carolina has not yet followed the lead of other states in legalizing marijuana. In South Carolina, marijuana remains illegal for both medicinal and recreational use, and most marijuana crimes are felony offenses. If [...]

What are the Consequences of a Criminal Conviction in South Carolina?

February 1st, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

What is at stake if you are facing criminal charges in South Carolina? While most people are aware that a criminal conviction can lead to fines and jail time, most people are unaware that a [...]