“How to be Innocent and be Found not Guilty” – Criminal Sexual Conduct CLE

The South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers has invited Charles Grose to speak about defending someone charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor.  The seminar will take place the the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center on Friday, March 9, 2018.

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Mangal v. State – What are the Takeaways?

In Mangal v. State, our Supreme Court allowed a conviction for first-degree criminal sexual conduct (CSC) with a minor to stand in the face of a disturbing combination of ineffective assistance of trial and post-conviction relief (PCR) counsel.  Mangal’s trial counsel failed to object to expert testimony that improperly bolstered the testimony of the child, and […]

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