What is an Alford Plea in SC?

What is an Alford Plea in SC?

What is an Alford plea? An Alford plea may be an option when: A person is charged with a crime that they did not commit, refuse to admit they committed, or can’t remember committing; The evidence tends to prove that they committed the crime; They are facing a serious...
Is Amazon Echo Recording Me?

Is Amazon Echo Recording Me?

Recently, a lot of people are asking, “Is Amazon Echo recording me?” Amazon’s official response is that the device is listening, but it only begins recording when it hears the wake-up command, “Alexa.” Despite this, there is plenty of anecdotal evidence that the...
Can I Record the Police in SC?

Can I Record the Police in SC?

In recent years, we have seen over and over how a citizen recording of a police encounter can change the outcome. Can I record the police in SC, though? Before the proliferation of cellphones and other easy-to-use recording devices, a claim of police misconduct almost...