A federal judge says the Department of Justice’s case against accused Emanuel gunman Dylann Roof lacks a “bill of particulars” for some charges, info that the prosecution says would reveal too much information to the defense. Source: P&C
A Greenwood family is vacationing in Nice, France over the Bastille Day holiday and were near the scene where a man reportedly drove a truck through a crowd of revelers early Friday morning, killing more than 80. Source: Greenwood Index-Journal
The police group to which Michael Slager belonged as a North Charleston police officer says it won’t finance his defense against murder charges, saying that shooting Walter Scott and lying to police fell “outside of the scope” of his duty as a cop. Source: P&C
Former Biden aide and USC football player Fran Person raised $225,686 during the second quarter, $100,000 less than incumbent Congressman Mick Mulvaney. Source: The State
Look for some bigger ships sailing under the Ravenel Bridge, the first post-Panamax container ship passed through the Charleston Harbor yesterday just weeks after an expanded Panama Canal was opened which allows larger ships pass through. Source: P&C
About 160 former and current employees are suing Hyman Seafood Co. in a wage theft suit, alleging violations of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act. Source: P&C
Charleston Police are looking for who threw a “brick-like” object toward police during otherwise-peaceful rallies downtown earlier this week. Source: ABC News 4
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