Three Aiken County couples have filed a complaint against Jonathan “Jay” Brooks, alleging fraud similar to that in other pending lawsuits against the Compass Academy co-founder, according to court documents.
The North Augusta Riverfront Company has filed a countersuit against Steve Donohue, who they accuse of trying to halt or delay the development of Project Jackson with an “unfounded” suit filed against the City of North Augusta last year.
Before he allowed Compass Academy co-founder Jay Brooks to move to Texas as a condition of a lowered bond last July, Circuit Court Judge Thomas Cooper said to Brooks: “The fact that you have moved out of state will ratchet some of the...
A judge in the wrongful death suit filed by the estate of Lukisha Thomas has ordered the S.C. Department of Social Services to turn over any records pertaining to Thomas and her children, according to Aiken County court records.
When Bill Whittle retired 25 years ago, he didn't think he would find another calling – or stand by and watch some of the biggest moments in Aiken County history unfold in the courtrooms of the judicial center.
Aiken County has seen a number of criminals this year charged with serious crimes plead guilty rather than go to trial. While TV may have you think every case goes before a jury, a majority of cases are actually disposed of by guilty pleas.