03, Mar 2015 - Spartanburg, SC Landmark S.C. Supreme Court case affects Aiken murder pleas
During jury selection last month for the murder trial of Aiken Public Safety Officer Scotty Richardson, prosecutors say, it became clear what strategy defense attorneys planned to avoid the death penalty for Stephon Carter. David Miller, the deputy solicitor for South Carolina’s 2nd Judicial Circuit, said the defense asked all 153 potential jurors about their understanding of malice ...
09, Oct 2014 - Aiken County guarded in reaction to decision on possible gay marriages in South Carolina
Attitudes toward gay marriage were guarded in Aiken County in the wake of a U.S. Supreme Court decision believed to legalize gay marriage in South Carolina.