Can a victim go to jail for not showing up to court in South Carolina?

Asked 10 months ago - Spartanburg, SC

My ex boyfriend went to jail for CDV and I was the victim. We went to court a few months ago and he asked for a jury trial. I have received a summons to appear in court again and can't miss work.

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  1. Jonathan Parker Edwards

    Contributor Level 11

    Answered . Do you mean that you were subpoenaed, or that you received a copy of the Defendant's summons so as to alert you to his next court date?

    Please be advised that this comment should in no way be interpreted as legal advice, nor should one rely on this... more
  2. Steven Parnell Weaver

    Contributor Level 13

    Answered . They may have a bailiff come to your job or your home. May.

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