Attorney General Wilson correcting campaign filings back to 2010 after questions

...2005, maintains he's done nothing wrong.Other ethics cases before Wilson include allegations against former Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston, whose resignation last year removed the possibility that his colleagues would expel him. The Senate...

Ex-SC senator faces ethics probe

COLUMBIA- Former Charleston Sen. Robert Ford faces more allegations that he used campaign donations for personal expenses and misrepresented his spending. The Senate Ethics...

Ethics cases against South Carolina lawmakers unresolved

...unintentional mistakes.The panel's options include dismissal, public reprimand, fines and expulsion.Former Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston, tossed himself from the Legislature on May 31, resigning halfway into hearings that included allegations...

Across the region

...to a runoff for the Democratic nomination for the South Carolina state Senate seat once held by longtime state Sen. Robert Ford.In unofficial returns, Kimpson received 44 percent of the vote to 22 percent for Washington in the District 42 special...

S.C. senator accused of altering campaign documents

The Senate Ethics Committee on Thursday accused state Sen. Robert Ford of intentionally altering documents as the legislative panel reviewed his campaign records.

Ethics panel hears allegations S.C. senator spent campaign cash at adult stores

COLUMBIA - State Sen. Robert Ford is fighting for his political career amid allegations that he spent money meant for his campaigns for Senate and governor at adult...

S.C. senator quits amid ethics inquiry

COLUMBIA - State Sen. Robert Ford resigned Fri day amid allegations that included spending campaign money at adult stores, and the Senate Ethics Committee referred...

S.C. budget, other priority bills far from passage with week to go

...allegations against Haley, who was twice cleared by the House Ethics Committee. The resignation last week of former Sen. Robert Ford, amid allegations of multiple ethics violations over four years ? in a case the Senate Ethics Committee sent to state...

SC senators to try to attach bill aimed at putting candidates back on ballots as amendment

...the primaries," Hutto said about changing the filing deadline. "There's a more narrow way to do that."Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston, put it more bluntly: "This is strictly grandstanding. This will never see the light of day...

Meth-induced robbery spree leads to prison sentence

...prosecutor said Wednesday. Sheriff's deputies had already been dispatched to the mall when Robinson crossed paths with Robert Ford. Robinson snatched Ford from his work van and took off, fleeing a sheriff's deputy in a marked car as ladders and...