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Luke Rosiak | Investigative Reporter/DC
  • Democratic gubernatorial nominee James Smith was arrested for simple assault and trespassing in 2000.
  • The South Carolina candidate declined to explain the situation.
  • Smith also used his status as a disabled veteran to open a business that received millions of dollars in federal contracts reserved for veterans.

South Carolina’s Democratic nominee for governor, James Smith, was arrested for simple assault and trespassing in 2000 under circumstances he declined to explain.

Records obtained by The Daily Caller News Foundation show that on Aug. 31, 2000, Smithwas arrested in Columbia, South Carolina, at 1720 Main Street Suite 304, a lawyer’s office. Smith was 32 years old at the time.

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