302 S.C. 532 (1990)

397 S.E.2d 522

In the Matter of John Land JOHNSON, Judge of the Probate Court for Lexington County, Respondent.

Supreme Court of South Carolina.

October 8, 1990.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Heyward E. McDonald, and James B. Richardson, Jr., Columbia, for respondent.

Atty. Gen. T. Travis Medlock, Deputy Atty. Gen. William K. Moore, and Asst. Atty. Gen. James G. Bogle, for examiner.

Oct. 8, 1990.

Per Curiam:

This is a judicial disciplinary action. We find respondent guilty of misconduct in two matters.


In April 1984, as Probate Judge for Lexington County, respondent signed an agreement between the Department of Mental Health (DMH) and the Lexington County Probate Court entitled "Contract for the Services of Lexington County Probate Court." The agreement provided that for a fee...

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