Solicitors disagree on funding

...Members of the South Carolina Solicitors Association say they would...of our group is that each solicitor knows and understands the...and the state's 15 other solicitors. Mr. McMaster says he will...said she was sympathetic to solicitors' concerns. "I cannot disagree...

Proposal will include funds for solicitors

...appropriation to hire 46 new deputy solicitors will be included in Mr. Sanford's...meeting, saying that county solicitors didn't have the budget or...people need it." Aiken County Solicitor Barbara Morgan said Monday...York counties. He said the solicitors he hopes to hire with increased...

Officers disperse solicitors by road

An unidentified group of solicitors at the intersection of Bobby Jones Expressway and Washington Road were asked to disperse on Monday afternoon after several complaints...

Officer Scotty Richardson | The Augusta Chronicle

...another officer was wounded during a shootout late Tuesday, December 20, 2011. In December of 2012, Second Judicial Circuit Solicitor J. Strom Thurmond Jr. filed notice that he intended to seek the death penalty against Stephon Morrell Carter, of Aiken...

Solicitor to look into Bob Jones University's handling of sex abuse reports

GREENVILLE, S.C. - A South Carolina solicitor says he will look into how Bob Jones University handled sexual...there was obstruction of justice.The Greenville News reports Solicitor Walt Wilkins also hopes anyone who wants to prosecute abuse...

Additional area news

...Richmond County Solicitor General Sheryl...president of the Solicitors General Association...Thursday at the solicitors association meeting...she is the first solicitor general from the...honor," said the solicitor. "I think it...networking link for solicitors from across the...

Union fund-raising tactics attacked

...Department. As in the past, telephone solicitors working for the Augusta-Richmond County...Subscribers have complained that the solicitors are asking them to support fire education...Office. Chief Cooper wishes the union solicitors would keep their calls on the Augusta...

Judge says traffic trials were delayed

...Richmond County State Court solicitors neglected to set cases for...from the public defender and solicitor offices met with Judge Hamrick...actual case management to the solicitor's office. Part of Tuesday's...case management and that the solicitor neglected the timely shepherding...

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Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

...AIKEN - Two years ago, lawmakers handed solicitors a tool to move criminal cases more quickly...of traffic cases," said 2nd Circuit Solicitor Barbara Morgan. In the past, striking...transferred, said Stephen Kodman, assistant solicitor and former special DUI prosecutor. He...

Officials deserve big thank you

...completed, I would like to give thanks to the Aiken County Solicitors Office and the Office Of Victims Services. These people have...life for the past 2 years. They are family to me. County Solicitor Barbara Morgan has been so great to me and my family. She...

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