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...Charleston's Wando-Welch Terminal in Mount Pleasant in 2003. He was sentenced Thursday by Senior U.S. District Judge Sol Blatt Jr. Officers charge man with killing professor ORANGEBURG - A man who police say killed a former South Carolina State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/22/met_129363.shtml
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Hunley suit judge orders mental exam

...Included was a statement from the doctor treating Mr. Spence. The filing asked that Senior U.S. District Judge Sol Blatt Jr. delay proceedings until Mr. Spence can recover, adding that there would be no prejudice in delay. Attorneys for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/30/met_386907.shtml
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Judge to take lawsuit

...of the constitution's ban against unreasonable search and seizure. The case was assigned to U.S. District Judge Sol Blatt in Charleston. Court clerks in Columbia and Charleston said Judge Charles Simons Jr., who would have heard the case...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/20/met_219354.shtml
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Politician sentenced to prison

...bank fraud conspiracy. "I regret to the core of my being what I have done," Mr. Ravenel told U.S. District Judge Sol Blatt Jr. He asked family, friends and supporters across the state for forgiveness. "I am sorry. So very sorry," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/06/met_201002.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...immediately report to prison so he could care for his wife, who was suffering from cancer, Mr. McDonald said. Judge Sol Blatt Jr. made the ruling Friday after learning Mr. Crowley's wife was well enough to work at a car dealership. -- Edited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/12/met_190721.shtml
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Limping Bandit faces up to 575-year sentence for robbing 23 banks

...Haire also iwas suspected in a robbery of the Carolina First Bank in Edgefield on Jan. 3, 2008.U.S. District Judge Sol Blatt Jr. on Thursday scheduled the sentencing for Haire, who has been jailed without bail since his arrest last year.Because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-01/limping-bandit-faces-575-yea
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SC lawmaker has conflict, town says

...Rep. Bakari Sellers, D-Denmark.However, last month the town of Ridgeland announced that U.S. District Judge Sol Blatt, Jr. had dismissed key sections of the complaint."The three persons who have jury trial requests pending are being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-10/sc-lawmaker-has-conflict-tow
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Second Circuit judge is sworn in

...Toal, who spoke at Thursday's ceremony, grew up near Bamberg. One of Judge Early's mentors, Barnwell native Sol Blatt Jr., was appointed to the federal bench by the Nixon administration. Judge Blatt's father was a longtime speaker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/30/met_413969.shtml
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Solomon Blatt

...power as House speaker from 1937 to 1947 and later from 1951 to 1973, and lawmakers knew no bill passed unless it had Sol Blatt's approval. Along with "The Bishop of Barnwell" -- state Sen. Edgar Brown, the longtime Senate president pro tempore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/01/op_277078.shtml
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...executing a scheme to defraud Carolina First Bank. James Maddox, 38, will be sentenced later by U.S. District Judge Sol Blatt Jr. Mr. Maddox faces up to 30 years in prison and a $1 million fine. Mr. Maddox was accused in a check-kiting scheme...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/19/met_231239.shtml
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