Post-conviction DNA Testing in South Carolina

A person who has pled not guilty to, been convicted of, and is currently incarcerated for an offense listed in §17-28-30, may apply for post-conviction DNA testing. A petitioner who pled guilty or nolo contendere to such an offense may apply for testing no later than 7 years from the date of sentencing. Effective: 2009.

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