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New “Open Carry” Law in South Carolina

Today, roughly 30% of adults in the United States own a gun, and another 36% are open to the idea of owning one. Whether you’re an avid gun owner or a novice, it’s your responsibility to understand the gun laws where you live. South Carolina recently passed a law that allows gun owners to open carry. Read the points below…
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What Can You Do to Get Misdemeanor Charges Expunged?

Misdemeanors are less serious crimes than felonies, but this is small comfort if you are charged with one. If you are facing criminal charges for a misdemeanor offense, you may be facing monetary fines or even jail time. A misdemeanor on your record can also pose a problem for you in the future if you…
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What to Do if You Receive Assault Charges in SC

If you get into a drunken bar fight and punch someone in the nose, you may be charged with criminal assault. If you touch someone sexually without their consent, you may be accused of assault. If you threaten to blow up someone’s house, you could be brought up on assault charges. Depending on the circumstances…
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