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Supreme Court Published Opinions - July 2020

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7-1-2020 - Opinions

27986 - State v. Herndon

The Court reverses the court of appeals' decision in, State v. Herndon, Op. No. 2018-UP-458 (S.C. Ct. App. filed Dec. 12, 2018), and finds the court of appeals erred in affirming the trial court's failure to give the circumstantial evidence charge requested by Petitioner.