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Bond lowered for friend of suspect in Charleston church massacre

...the truth, and we'll give consideration on the charges or penalty involved," longtime criminal defense attorney Jack Swerling said last month.Meek hung out with Roof off and on in the weeks before the June 17 shooting. A day after the shooting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-22/bond-lowered-friend-suspect-charles
Friend knew of Charleston shooting plans, indictment says

...truth, and we'll give consideration on the charges or penalty involved," long-time criminal defense attorney Jack Swerling said.During a hearing in Columbia on Friday, Meek stood before a federal magistrate in handcuffs, shackles and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-18/friend-knew-charleston-shooting-pla
Officer's gun charge advances to grand jury

...sides questioned the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division lead investigator on the case, Craven's attorney, Jack Swerling, said his client "feared for his life" after Satterwhite grabbed for the officer's gun as he approached the vehicle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-20/officers-gun-charge-ad
Dash-cam video won't be released in police shooting

...to prevent anyone from releasing the video until it's shown in court. Before filing the motion, defense attorney Jack Swerling said releasing the video would do no public good and would just provide fodder for TV commentators. "He thinks he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-03/dash-cam-video-wont-be-released-pol
Trial of former North Augusta officer charged in unarmed man's shooting death moved to January

...discharging of a firearm in the shooting death of an unarmed Edgefield County man in 2014 has been moved to January.Jack Swerling, the attorney for Justin Craven, confirmed the move to Edgefield County's next term of court Wednesday, attributing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-11-11/trial-former-north-aug
SC officer indicted on felony charge in fatal shooting

...officer's gun and he feared for his life. His lawyer, Jack Swerling, said Craven plans to go to trial."It will all get aired out in court," defense attorney Jack Swerling said by phone after the indictment.The shooting was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-27/sc-officer-indicted-fe
Family of police-shooting victim say unreleased video shows truth

...open records request from The Augusta Chronicle for the dash camera footage on the premise that Craven's attorney, Jack Swerling, "has filed a motion to prohibit the release of the video. ... Therefore the video cannot be released until the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-09/family-police-shooting
SC cop shooting shrouded in mystery

...didn't return phone calls. North Augusta Police, the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office and Craven's lawyer, Jack Swerling, declined to comment. The few details released raised concerns among law enforcement experts. In the likely 10 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-30/sc-cop-shooting-shroud
Trial of ex-Aiken deputy continues

...charges from the state Law Enforcement Division. Cooper dismissed the misconduct indictment after Nation's lawyer, Jack Swerling, of Columbia, S.C., made a motion for a direct verdict, stating that misconduct in the office is related to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-08-11/trial-aiken-deputy-continues
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Poisoning allegedly went on for 4 months

...loving wife who was the only person by his bedside the full two days he spent hospitalized before his death. Attorney Jack Swerling said Mr. Spotts was looking to meet a woman from the Philippines when someone introduced them in 1992. They traveled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/17/met_338948.shtml
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