Officer Scotty Richardson | The Augusta Chronicle

...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. A jury...

Alter death penalty law

...trial in Aiken County for a man accused of killing a police officer was over before it even began when Solicitor Strom Thurmond Jr. struck a plea deal with the defendant. If Stephon Carter pleaded guilty to murder, then they wouldn't seek...

Plea deal reached in Aiken cop slaying trial

...days after a jury panel had been seated and prepared for weeks of sequestration.Second Circuit Solicitor J. Strom Thurmond Jr. said his office negotiated the plea with the defense because of the state's doubts the jury would have unanimously...

A plea for public safety

...knowing the criminal justice system the way we do, we fully support the plea deal by Second Circuit Solicitor J. Strom Thurmond Jr.Those unfamiliar with the intricacies of our justice system may think prosecutors should never agree to a plea...

Thurmond Jr.'s attorney bid progresses

WASHINGTON - Strom Thurmond Jr., son of longtime South Carolina Sen. Strom Thurmond, is on...Mr. Feingold said "certainly, until I get her answers." Strom Thurmond Jr.'s nomination as U.S. attorney for South Carolina will now...

Younger Thurmond takes oath

COLUMBIA - With little fanfare, Strom Thurmond Jr. took the oath of office Monday as the new U.S...648-1395 or matthew.boedy@augustachronicle.com. Strom Thurmond Jr. no longer works in the 2nd Circuit Solicitor's...

Thurmond takes over as solicitor

AIKEN --- Strom Thurmond Jr., former U.S. attorney...all I've ever known. Being Strom Thurmond Jr., I grew up in a political...guffey@augustachronicle.com. STROM THURMOND JR. AGE: 36 FAMILY: Wife Heather...

Thurmond goes back to his roots

AIKEN - Strom Thurmond Jr. started his career as a private attorney in Aiken on Monday with...648-1395, ext. 113, or josh.gelinas@augustachronicle.com. Strom Thurmond Jr. Age: 32 Family: Wife, Heather; son, Strom Thurmond III Education...

Thurmond Jr. nominated for U.S. attorney

WASHINGTON -- Strom Thurmond Jr., son of longtime South Carolina Sen. Strom Thurmond, is on his way to becoming U.S. Attorney in his father's home state...

Thurmond's son to seek Morgan's solicitor seat

AIKEN --- J. Strom Thurmond Jr., the former U.S. attorney for South Carolina and eldest son of the late U.S. Sen. Strom Thurmond, will seek the 2nd...