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AG: $45 million settlement reached with Nexo for sales of unregistered securities

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced financial services companies Nexo Inc. and Nexo Capital Inc. have settled allegations they broke state law by offering and selling unregistered securities.

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced financial services companies Nexo Inc. and Nexo Capital Inc. have settled allegations they broke state law by offering and selling unregistered securities.

SC Attorney General wants anti-robotext protections put in place

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Willson is supporting the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) initiative to crack down on unwanted robotext messages by requiring mobile wireless providers to block texts from unassigned, invalid or unused numbers. 

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Willson is supporting the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) initiative to crack down on unwanted robotext messages by requiring mobile wireless providers to block texts from unassigned, invalid or unused numbers. 

SC Attorney General’s office hosts Blood Drive

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Attorney General’s office is taking part in a blood drive this Friday. The drive is coordinated by the National Association of Attorneys General to increase community participation in emergency preparedness while also raising awareness for constant blood needs for routine and high casualty emergencies. In addition to South Carolina, the other participating states are…

Attorney General: SC Price Gouging law now in effect

COLUMBIA,SC (WOLO)–South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson says South Carolina’s law against price gouging is now in effect, since Governor Henry McMaster declared a state of emergency. Alan Wilson said, “With the possibility that Tropical Storm Florence could make landfall in South Carolina, likely as a hurricane, our people have already started making preparations. We can expect normal price increases,…

Richland County Man Arrested on Child Porn Charges

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A 33-year-old Richland County man has been arrested on ten charges connected to the exploitation of a minor. S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson announced the arrest of Joseph Hewitt Tuesday. Wilson said Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force investigators with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department arrested Hewitt on August 24. Investigators with the A.G.’s…