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State House Daybook: Jan. 11, 2018
The State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources all in one place.
Combined meeting schedule:
9:30 a.m., Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, Gressette Room 209, agenda
9:30 a.m., House Judiciary Criminal Laws Subcommittee on H.3243, Blatt Room 516, agenda
11:00 a.m., Senate, watch
1:30 or 30 minutes after adjournment of the House or Senate (whichever adjourns later), Savannah River Maritime Commission, Gressette Room 105, agenda
Upon adjournment of the House, Transportation and Regulatory Subcommittee, Blatt Room 318, agenda
Watch hearings live here:
2016-000876 Frankie Lee Bryant, III, Petitioner, v. State of South Carolina, Respondent.
In this post-conviction relief matter, Petitioner Frankie Bryant challenges the court of appeals' decision to reverse the PCR court's conclusion to grant a new trial based on the failure to object to jury charges on self-defense.
2016-000428 James Jefferson Jowers, Sr., Andrew J. Anastos, Ben Williamson, Melanie Ruhlman and Anthony Ruhlman, Appellants, v. South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Respondent.
The Court heard this case in December 2016 and issued an opinion in July 2017. See Jowers v. S.C. Dep't of Health and Envtl. Control, Op. No. 27725 (S.C. Sup. Ct. filed July 19, 2017). The Court then granted rehearing on the public trust issue.
2016-001456 Onrae Williams, Petitioner, v. State of South Carolina, Respondent
This is a post-conviction relief (PCR) matter. The Court granted certiorari to review the court of appeals' decision in Williams v. State, Op. No. 2016-UP-015 (S.C. Ct. App. filed Jan. 13, 2016). The Court is asked to determine whether there is any evidence to support the PCR court's finding that Petitioner understood the consequences of rejecting a plea bargain and proceeding to trial when the State was seeking mandatory life in prison without parole.
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