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Criminal Practice – Sentencing – Parole – Manslaughter – Domestic Violence Victim – Mutual Violence (access required)

State v. Hawes Even though evidence of mutual violence between defendant and his wife weighs against application of S.C. Code Ann. § 16-25-90 (early parole eligibility for a domestic violence victim convicted of an offense against the perpetrator of the domestic violence), the mutual nature of the violence is merely one factor the court should consider...

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