April 23, 2014, Bland Richter, LLP, along with the Plaintiffs, who are among the founding members of the bank, file a federal lawsuit against CertusBank for an excess of $75,000. According to the suit, CertusBank, a few rogue Board members of the bank, and one investor conspired to oust the Plaintiffs from their jobs and…Details
A bond hearing was held Thursday, July 3, 2014 for restaurant owner Greg Leon, accused of bribing Metts so illegal immigrants facing deportation who worked for him could return to their jobs. Read more in The State.
Below is an article published in the NY Times Thursday, July 3, 2014 regarding a pending case against Sheriff James R. Metts. Bland Richter’s Eric Bland weighs in about the representation of his client, Mr. Leon who has been indicted on bribery charges by a state grand jury. Immigration Case Ensnares a Get-Tough Sheriff in South Carolina LEXINGTON, S.C.…Details