FROM THE SOUTH CAROLINA EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT DIVISION ON BEHALF OF THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE: STATE GOVERNMENT OFFICES IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES WILL OPERATE INCLEMENT WEATHER SCHEDULES FOR TODAY, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2018, DUE TO WINTER WEATHER: ANDERSON (CLOSED) … CHEROKEE (CLOSED) … CHESTER (CLOSED)… EDGEFIELD (TWO HOUR DELAY) … FAIRFIELD (CLOSED) … GREENVILLE (CLOSED) … LANCASTER (OPENING AT 10:30) … LAURENS (CLOSED) … McCORMICK (CLOSED) … NEWBERRY (TWO HOUR DELAY) … OCONEE (CLOSED) … PICKENS (CLOSED) … SALUDA (CLOSED) … SPARTANBURG (CLOSED) AND UNION (CLOSED). VISIT WWW.SCEMD.ORG/CLOSINGS FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
January 11, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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2016-000876 Frankie Lee Bryant, III, Petitioner, v. State of South Carolina, Respondent.
In this post-conviction relief matter, Petitioner Frankie Bryant challenges the court of appeals' decision to reverse the PCR court's conclusion to grant a new trial based on the failure to object to jury charges on self-defense.
2016-000428 James Jefferson Jowers, Sr., Andrew J. Anastos, Ben Williamson, Melanie Ruhlman and Anthony Ruhlman, Appellants, v. South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Respondent.
The Court heard this case in December 2016 and issued an opinion in July 2017. See Jowers v. S.C. Dep't of Health and Envtl. Control, Op. No. 27725 (S.C. Sup. Ct. filed July 19, 2017). The Court then granted rehearing on the public trust issue.
2016-001456 Onrae Williams, Petitioner, v. State of South Carolina, Respondent
This is a post-conviction relief (PCR) matter. The Court granted certiorari to review the court of appeals' decision in Williams v. State, Op. No. 2016-UP-015 (S.C. Ct. App. filed Jan. 13, 2016). The Court is asked to determine whether there is any evidence to support the PCR court's finding that Petitioner understood the consequences of rejecting a plea bargain and proceeding to trial when the State was seeking mandatory life in prison without parole.