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7:01 am on Monday October 19, 2009

Check up on South Carolina's state prisons comes out clean

Image by South Carolina GovernmentImage by 20091019-prison.jpg The State reports that a legislative audit found no major problems in the operation of state prisons. However, there are some tough critics who, despite the report, feel that there is...
8:00 am on Sunday July 12, 2009

South Carolina's dysfunctional criminal system

Image by Flickr user ExothermicImage by 20090712-prison.jpg Brothers Rafael and Leon Horlbeck, the two men accused of murdering a teen in downtown on June 29, are prime examples of the dysfunction that is the South Carolina's criminal justice system...