Terms Used In South Carolina Code 17-21-50

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
A person charged as an accessory before the fact may be indicted, tried and punished in the same court and county in which the principal felon might be indicted and tried, although the offense of counseling, hiring or procuring the commission of such felony is committed on the high seas or on land outside of the county either within or without the limits of this State.