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Repeat child sex offenders could face death

Proposal before Senate would allow execution in child assault cases March 23, 2006 By Tim Smith CAPITAL BUREAU COLUMBIA — State senators are considering a proposal that would allow South Carolina to execute those convicted two or more times of…

Hide-and-seek existence tore family

By Greg Barnes Staff writer February 9, 2006 Despite enormous publicity, Joyce Steyne managed to keep her secret for more than six years. In 1999, Steyne abducted her children from her former husband. In the years since, she had bounced…