Tagged: Department of Mental Health (DMH)

Tolling Probation Limited to Violation of Probation Condition or Statutory Directive

On June 19, 2013, in State v. Miller, the South Carolina Supreme Court held that probation is not tolled while a person is involuntarily committed as a Sexually Violent Predator (SVP). In a unanimous opinion authored by Justice Donald Beatty, the Court clarified “that tolling probation must be premised on a violation of a condition […]

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