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You might think that since marijuana laws are getting more relaxed, and even eliminated, in other states, that being charged with simple possession in South Carolina isn’t a big deal…but you’d be wrong; it’s still a huge deal. You could end up spending time in jail, in addition to paying massive fines and court costs.…Read More →
Have fun at your tailgate; but not so much that you end up with a disorderly conduct arrest in the shadow of Williams-Brice stadium. Every fall the time comes when 80,000 plus garnet and black clad fans make their way to Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturdays to watch their beloved Gamecocks take on the opponent of…Read More →
The last thing you want to think of while you’re a college student is being arrested, but an MIP charge (minor in possession), simple possession, fake ID, and even driving under the influence (DUI), are just some of the charges college students might find themselves faced with if they’re not careful. For many of you,…Read More →
I would like to take a moment to welcome you to my new website and introduce you to The Law Office of David B. Tarr. I have been serving Columbia as a criminal defense attorney for over 20 years. Whether you are you are charged with marijuana possession or another drug crime, a DUI, underage drinking…Read More →