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Client’s desire for appeal trumps ‘lack of merit’ (access required)

The South Carolina Supreme Court recently issued a reminder to lawyers in the state. If a client asks them to file a notice of appeal, they are required to do so—regardless of whether the appeal has any merit. In a Dec. 7 per curiam opinion, the Supreme Court held that an attorney who secured a plea ...

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