Ravenel magistrate receives public reprimand

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Magistrate Mary Brown Holmes of the Ravenel/Adams Run Area Magistrate Court has received a public reprimand for her unusual handling of a case where she made a guilty verdict without the presence of the defendant or anyone to testify under oath.

The Post and Courier has digested a news release from the state on the matter; read their post here.

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