Charleston Co. Register of Deeds faces lawsuit claiming failure to record timely documents

The Charleston County Register of Deeds has been hit with a lawsuit. After nearly two years of COVID-19 backlogs on real estate documents, a local law firm wants a judge to step in to monitor the situation. Caption: The Charleston County Register of Deeds has been hit with a lawsuit. (WCIV) The lawsuit- filed Nov. 24- accuses the county register of deeds, Michael Miller, of “chronic and willful failure and/or neglect to timely record real estate documents. “

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