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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 [...]

15 Questions to Ask Before You Choose a Criminal Defense Lawyer in South Carolina

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

If you have been charged with a crime in South Carolina, choosing a defense lawyer to represent you is a decision that could impact the rest of your life. You need to make an informed [...]

What Happens Between Your Arrest and Your Trial in North Charleston General Sessions Court?

December 1st, 2019|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , |

You have been arrested and booked, and now you are awaiting trial on criminal charges in General Sessions Court in North Charleston. But, while avoiding a conviction at trial is understandably at the top of [...]