January 22, 2014 Press Release

Every year, South Carolina public defenders along with Criminal Defense attorneys and prosecutors have separate conferences during the same week. South Carolina Supreme Court Justices are invited to speak during the education programs.

Recently, the Solicitor's Association invited Justice Donald Beatty to their conference. Summaries of his remarks indicate he focused on prosecutors' unique ethical duties, not just as advocates, but their higher duty under American jurisprudence "to seek justice".

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