Former State Representative Accused of Corruption to Appear in Court

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Former SC State Representative Jim Merrill is set to appear in court Friday to face state ethics and corruption charges.

Solicitor David Pascoe’s office announced the hearing will be held at the Richland County Courthouse Friday morning.
Merrill was suspended from office last December after being accused of using his office for personal gain.

ABC Columbia News will have a crew at the hearing and bring you updates on line and on air.

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