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In re: Amendment to Rule 17, Rule 413, SCACR


Pursuant to Article V, § 4, of the South Carolina Constitution, Rule 17(e) of the Rules for Lawyer Disciplinary Enforcement (RLDE) contained in Rule 413 of the South Carolina Appellate Court Rules (SCACR) is amended to state:

(e) Order to be Public.  Unless otherwise ordered by the Court, an order of interim suspension and any order lifting an interim suspension shall be public.

This amendment shall take effect immediately. 

s/Jean H. Toal                                  C.J.

s/Costa M. Pleicones                          J.

s/John W. Kittredge                             J.

s/Kaye G. Hearn                                  J.

Beatty, J., not participating

Columbia, South Carolina
May 8, 2014