BY SEANNA ADCOX, Associated Press
COLUMBIA, S.C. - The South Carolina Supreme Court has suspended a judge who wrote on his Facebook page that a family’s $2 million settlement after an officer fatally shot their son was “all about the money.”
Justices unanimously accepted a six-…
A circuit judge on Wednesday denied a motion by attorneys for Eugene Troutman, the fired executive secretary of Clemson University’s board of trustees, that sought documents Troutman’s lawyers believed would bolster their case that Clemson instigated criminal charges against Troutman.
On July 26, 2015, 19-year-old Zachary Hammond, of Seneca, was shot and killed by Lt. Mark Tiller of the Seneca Police Department. SLED closed its investigation of the shooting and recommended that no charges should be filed against Tiller.
On September 4, 2016, Officer Mark Tiller was fired.
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