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12:32 am on Wednesday March 14, 2012

In Bluffton tow truck slaying, a new test of the Castle Doctrine (Update: Appeals court)

  Update March 14: At a hearing, Judge Markley Dennis, Jr. stood by his decision to deny an immunity request for the accused Preston Oates. It now sounds that Oates' defense team plans to appeal to the South Carolina Court of Appeals, there is a 10...