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I was arrested–what happens now?

Getting arrested can be scary, especially if you have no exposure to the criminal justice system beyond watching Law & Order in your family room. The following numbered items are a very general schedule of what to expect after you are arrested. Arrest: Arrest is a...

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What is probation?

Probation is a judicially imposed consequence to a criminal conviction that requires supervision of a criminal defendant by agents of the South Carolina Department of Probation, Pardons, and Parole.  Probation is a special form of supervision because it can only be...

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What is a living will?

A living will is a document that tells doctors about your healthcare wishes if you are suffering from a terminal illness or are rendered permanently unconscious.   "Estate planning" is not just for people with lots of money or assets. Even if you do not believe that...

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