Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Speakers had a lot to say about some elected Augustans

...including Augusta's own Dr. Lee Ann Caldwell focused on the life and times of U.S. Sen. Walter F. George, former Appeals Court Judge Norman Underwood offered insights into his colleague the late Carl Sanders, the last Augustan elected governor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-26/speakers-had-lot-say-about-so
Private probation civil rights case headed to trial this spring

...the next five years, McGee's civil case moved at a snail's pace through U.S. District Court and the federal appeals court in Atlanta before it was returned to Richmond County Superior Court. Annis transferred the case to Craig late last year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-15/private-probation-civi
Overtime

...legitimate "questions of law" that should be studied by the appeals court.Pistorius could face a minimum of 15 years in prison if the appeals court overturns the culpable homicide conviction and raises...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-10/overtime
Court clears way for gay marriage in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C. - A federal appeals court on Tuesday cleared the way for same-sex couples to be...decided in federal court.In its order Tuesday, the appeals court did not comment on Wilson's appeal of Gergel's ruling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-18/court-clears-way-gay-marriage-south
Court to consider when second mortgage can be void

...Atlanta-based 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed, but Bank of America says the rulings conflict with other appeals courts and Supreme Court precedent.Hundreds of homeowners have moved to void underwater second mortgages since the 11th...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/court-consider-when-second
Across the region

...ruling in a suit brought by Colleen Condon and Nichols Bleckley of Charleston.Attorney General Alan Wilson asked the appeals court to put the order on hold, saying the marriages would cause the state irreparable harm and that the U.S. Supreme...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-17/across-region
SC asks gay marriage challenge dismissal

...following last week's federal appeals court ruling upholding such bans in...wrote that the decision by the appeals court in Cincinnati supports "the clear...which conflicts with other federal appeals court decisions, will ultimately lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-10/sc-asks-gay-marriage-c
Nonprofit says South Carolina gay marriage ban hurts kids

...state's same-sex marriage ban.Same-sex unions are now legal in at least 30 states, but a ruling by one federal appeals court has made it likely the U.S. Supreme Court will ultimately be forced to make a ruling on the issue.On Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-07/nonprofit-says-south-carolina
South Carolina attorney general asks court to stay order allowing gay marriage

...C. - Attorney General Alan Wilson asked a federal appeals court Thursday to put on hold a judge's order allowing gay...entire appeals panel can consider the issue. If the appeals court doesn't issue a stay, Wilson asked for time to appeal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-13/south-carolina-attorney-gener
US Supreme Court won't block South Carolina gay marriages

...today's refusal to grant our motion, the U.S. Supreme Court has not yet resolved conflicting rulings by federal appeals courts on the issue," he said.While a 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision cleared the way for gay marriages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-20/us-supreme-court-wont-block-