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...

Mayor's vehicle request can't get in gear

...people attended the 26th annual Hot Dog Lunch eon on the River, sponsored by Augusta judges, lawyers, district attorneys, solicitor, parole and probation officers and friends. Everybody who's anybody in court and incarceration circles, and a few who...

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...

SC State's property manager says state of South Carolina is shirking responsibility

...the procurement office lacks authority over the state.Only the Legislature can allocate the state's money, said deputy solicitor general Emory Smith.The chief procurement officer did all he legally could when he issued his June ruling that SC State...

Retired Aiken solicitor doesn't slow down

AIKEN - Barbara Morgan served as the solicitor for South Carolina's Second Judicial District for nearly 20 years. In early 2009, she left that post, but her plan wasn't...

Sex crime case to go to another solicitor; Schwacke fires assistant

...child molestation charges will be turned over to another solicitor because of a conflict of interest involving Solicitor David Schwacke, an independent prosecutor said. Midlands Solicitor Barney Giese, investigating allegations Schwacke downloaded...

Evans for solicitor-general

...have no idea what the Richmond County Solicitor-General's office does ? but take...that helps your quality of life.The solicitor-general is the head prosecutor for...court of the everyday person," is how Solicitor-General Charles Evans puts it.Here's...

Jones for solicitor general

...grinder we know as the Richmond County Solicitor's Office. In just seven years in the...Jones has risen to chief assistant solicitor general. He's prosecuted more than...now, with the impending departure of Solicitor General Sheryl Jolly to become a judge...

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Jolly soundly defeats Neal for solicitor

...for Richmond County's State Court solicitor. From the beginning of vote counting...squared off in the Democratic primary for solicitor, spending more than $45,120 between...support for maturity and experience in the solicitor's office," an excited Ms. Jolly...

Solicitor won't seek another term

AIKEN --- Solicitor Barbara Morgan said Wednesday she won't...Harte hired Ms. Morgan as an assistant solicitor, and she was appointed to take his...Voting and Registration Office, the solicitor position will be on the primary ballot...