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5:32 am on Tuesday March 19, 2013

Beaufort man sentenced to 25 years in sex act with a minor charges

Jimmy Selsey has pleaded guilty in an October 2011 case on three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor involving a then 10-year-old girl at a Lafayette Street in Beaufort.
2:00 pm on Saturday April 2, 2011

Citadel QB, two others plead guilty to home invasions, robberies (updated: attorney seeks reconsideration of sentence)

Image by The Citadel Starks back in his Citadel daysUpdate April 2: The attorney representing Stephen Francois, Peter Brown, filed a motion Friday morning for a reconsideration of sentence. ABC News 4 has more info about the request; read it here....
4:52 am on Tuesday February 1, 2011

Suspect in '09 attack on CofC student pleads guilty, sentenced to 15 years

Image by Flickr user SarahFrancoCircuit Judge Deadra Jefferson sentenced Jamarriel Ferrell to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to a 2009 sexual assault on a College of Charleston student. There were a string of attacks on College of...
5:02 am on Friday October 29, 2010

Now federal charges in Beaufort clerk of court embezzlement case (update: pled not guilty)

Flickr user Kevin H. The legal files are no doubt climbing. Update October 29: I overlooked this one, but Smith has pled not guilty to unlawful conversion of public funds at arraignment hearing and no trial date has been set; The Island Packet has...
5:56 am on Wednesday September 22, 2010

Former Beaufort County clerk Elizabeth Smith found guilty (Updated)

Flickr user Joe Gratz Updates on the bottom. After a brief deliberation by the jury, former Beaufort County Clerk of Court Elizabeth Smith has been found guilty on charges of embezzlement and one charge of misconduct. For the more than $23,000 she...
7:58 am on Friday October 2, 2009

City Councilwoman pleads guilty to DUI charges

Arrested in June on drunken driving charges, Charleston City Councilwoman Debra Morinelli has plead guilty to the DUI charge and a charge of having an open container of alcohol in her vehicle.
1:24 pm on Tuesday June 30, 2009

Key player pleads guilty in DSS fraud case

The chief recruiter in a South Carolina Department of Social Services fraud ring has pleaded guilty. Jonathan Moses of Columbia pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, theft of federal program funds and money laundering. Both The...
10:29 am on Thursday October 16, 2008

Teen sentenced for mutilated cats

Christopher Campbell has plead guilty to mutilating eight cats and dumping their bodies, and the 19-year-old has been sentenced to a 90 day "shock incarceration" program. He has also been sentenced to 30 days for time already served for a harassment...