Obama nominates SC Justice Beatty to be federal judge

Source: John Monk/The State WASHINGTON, DC- President Obama on Thursday nominated S.C. Supreme Court Associate Justice Don Beatty and Spartanburg attorney Donald Coggins Jr. to be federal judges in South Carolina. The nominations are the result of an agreement between Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., who is backing Coggins, and Rep. Jim Clyburn, D-S.C., who is backing Beatty, according to numerous legal …

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Video Shows Another Unarmed Black Man Shot By Police, Officer Charged With Aggravated Assault

Source:  USA Today COLUMBIA, S.C. — A former South Carolina state trooper who shot an unarmed man was charged Wednesday with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature. Sean Groubert, 31, was booked at the Richland County Detention Center. He faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted. The charges were brought by the 5th Circuit Solicitor’s …