Defense attorney Lionel Lofton addresses 14th Circuit Solicitor Duffie Stone after approaching the judge during a probation hearing for former Beaufort County Clerk of Court Elizabeth Smith on Tuesday afternoon at the Beaufort County Courthouse. Judge Brooks Goldsmith denied Smith's motion to end her probation early.
Defense attorney Lionel Lofton addresses 14th Circuit Solicitor Duffie Stone after approaching the judge during a probation hearing for former Beaufort County Clerk of Court Elizabeth Smith on Tuesday afternoon at the Beaufort County Courthouse. Judge Brooks Goldsmith denied Smith's motion to end her probation early. Staff photo
Defense attorney Lionel Lofton addresses 14th Circuit Solicitor Duffie Stone after approaching the judge during a probation hearing for former Beaufort County Clerk of Court Elizabeth Smith on Tuesday afternoon at the Beaufort County Courthouse. Judge Brooks Goldsmith denied Smith's motion to end her probation early. Staff photo

Former Beaufort County Clerk of Court to remain on probation

May 21, 2013 3:49 PM