Hand of One, Hand of All Law in SC

Hand of One, Hand of All Law in SC

SC Accomplice Liability: What is the “Hand of One, Hand of All”? “The hand of one is the hand of all” is basically legal slang for accomplice liability.  It’s a phrase that is often misinterpreted by police officers and even attorneys sometimes. Although a...
DUI Field Sobriety Tests in SC

DUI Field Sobriety Tests in SC

What are DUI field sobriety tests?  Most of us have seen police officers on television administering field sobriety tests on the roadside – one that is commonly shown on TV involves tilting your head back, closing your eyes, and touching your nose.  But did you know...
Felony DUI in South Carolina

Felony DUI in South Carolina

What is a “felony DUI” in SC?  Most driving under the influence charges in SC are considered misdemeanor offenses, although a DUI fourth or subsequent with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of .15 or greater can carry as much as seven years in prison if convicted.  A...