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Judge overturns Horry County man's death sentence

...Monday that a judge had opted to sentence Louis Winkler, 52, to life in prison, citing errors made by his defense attorneys at trial. State prison officials said Wink ler was still on death row, and it wasn't immediately clear when he would be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-20/judge-overturns-horry-county-
Man finally gets appeal

...Peter Johnson, showed Judge Dickert how Mr. Wright's case fell through the cracks more than a decade ago. His attorney at trial filed the motion that would have started the appellate process, or a motion for a new trial, in November 1995...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/10/met_119770.shtml
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Ex-Healthmaster official loses appeal

...over a hearing in U.S. District Court in Augusta to hear evidence that Mr. Kelly claimed would show his defense attorneys at trial were ineffective. Mr. Kelly testified for the first time in his criminal prosecution. He testified that didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/28/met_315672.shtml
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Court reverses bank robbery conviction

...agreed with an Augusta man recently that he was unfairly convicted after a judge found he had waived his right to an attorney at trial. The appeals court reversed Bernard Lee Raines' robbery conviction Monday, and his 10-year prison sentence was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/19/met_284953.shtml
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Across the Southeast

...No other document played such a central role in the State's fraud case, and through the statements of its attorneys at trial the State essentially admits that the admission of the letter prejudiced Exxon," the opinion said. Stomach flu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/21/met_365227.shtml
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Mother seeks long-awaited justice

...attorneys have alleged, however, has fallen in a deep void of court rules: The adequacy of Mr. Williams' defense attorney at trial was not a matter for review because it had been an issue litigated years ago and was closed. Once, in 1996, 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/10/met_292014.shtml
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Innocent on death row

...a convicted rapist, weren't turned over to Mr. Felker's attorneys until weeks before his execution. "The attorney at trial requested this information and the attorneys on his first appeal asked for it. The DA lied under oath ... and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/22/met_214996.shtml
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Innocent on death row

...a convicted rapist, weren't turned over to Mr. Felker's attorneys until weeks before his execution. "The attorney at trial requested this information and the attorneys on his first appeal asked for it. The DA lied under oath ... and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/21/met_214961.shtml
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