Police Chase of DUI Suspect Results in Injuries to Family

DUI Police Chase Result in Injuries to Family on Way to Church WYFF is reporting that authorities have arrested  Devonte Williams who has been charged with felony DUI and failure to stop for blue lights when he tried to evade the police and struck a family on the way to church.  Sunday morning a driver suspected […]

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South Carolina Sexual Assault Laws

Over the past couple years it has been more clear than ever that sexual assault is not an uncommon crime, but it doesn’t mean that victims suffer any less. Part of the reason why many choose not to speak out against these crimes is because they don’t have a strong enough sense of what the […]

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Apartment Complex Responsibility or Wrongful Death

One man died as a result of carbon monoxide poisoning in the Allen Benedict Court apartments in Columbus, South Carolina, while another man required hospitalization after being exposed to the toxic gas. As a result, the Columbia Housing Authority is facing two separate lawsuits, further illustrating the depth of the public housing crisis in the […]

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One Year After Deadly SC Train Derailment, Safety Upgrades Completed

Human error, government bureaucracy, and outdated technology were responsible for a deadly train crash in Lexington County, SC a year ago that took the lives of two railroad personnel and injured over 100 passengers. In the past year, new technology that could have prevented the accident, and that should have been in place when it […]

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Young Girl Hurt in Bounce House Accident

A 7-year-old girl was hospitalized with serious injuries after a gust of wind threw the inflatable bounce house she was in 30 feet into the air at a church carnival in Taylors County, South Carolina. The unfortunate event took place on Saturday, at Springwell Church on Wade Hampton Boulevard at 2 p.m. Trinity Venegas suffered […]