COLUMBIA— South Carolina’s top prosecutor has the authority to investigate House Speaker Bobby Harrell, the state’s highest court ruled Wednesday, saying Attorney General Alan Wilson properly empaneled a state grand jury to consider allegations the powerful Charleston Republican abused his ...Read More »
South Carolina's chief prosecutor used a state police investigation into an ethics complaint against House Speaker Bobby Harrell to try to intimidate the powerful Charleston Republican into supporting legislation that would create a public integrity unit, an employee of the speaker testified Friday.Read More »
COLUMBIA (AP) — The State Ethics Commission has dismissed conflict-of-interest allegations against the chairman of the South Carolina agency that invests public workers’ pension money. The ethics panel found no evidence that Chairman Reynolds Williams used his position to influence ...
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