Georgia officials want Palmetto Pipeline company's appeal dismissed

Georgia officials are asking the judge hearing the Palmetto Pipeline case to throw out the company's appeal on a technicality. In a motion filed Monday in Fulton County Superior Court, attorneys for the Geor gia Department of Trans portation...

Falcons' Roddy White skips practice

...rifles on it. He was convicted by a judge, but before his appeal could be heard the charges were dropped because the victim could...his actions in Sunday's victory in Buffalo, and he plans to appeal the fine."Of course," Beckham said after Wednesday's...

US Supreme Court rejects inmate appeal over juror racial slur

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has rebuffed an appeal from a black man on Georgia's death row over a white juror's...justices did not comment Monday in rejecting Kenneth Fults' appeal. He was sentenced to death for the 1996 killing of Cathy Bounds...

State health contract protested by unsuccessful bidders

...Community Health, which runs Medicaid and PeachCare in the state, declined comment on the bid protests, citing the ongoing appeal period.Neither Community Health nor Administrative Services gave a timetable for the resolution of the protests.

Justices let stand death sentence for 72-year-old Georgian

...WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from the oldest inmate on Georgia's death row.The justices...Atlanta in 1979. A divided Georgia Supreme Court and the federal appeals court in Atlanta previously upheld Jones' death sentence...

Downtown stadium | The Augusta Chronicle

...North Augusta has asked the South Carolina Supreme Court to take up the Project Jackson lawsuit, urging a quick resolution to an appeal the city says could put the development's future in jeopardy. Don't Miss Downtown stadium A controversial plan to...

Appeals court upholds Regina Preetorius' conviction in real estate scam

...the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed Regina Preetor...5 million.The federal appeals court noted that defendants face a high bar on appeal and that Preetorius couldn't...the court stated.The appeals court also found that U...

Court strikes down decision to pay college athletes

...9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed Wednesday that the NCAA's...won on every front, every appeal, everything," he said...legal point they raised in the appeal," Ross said.Ross said the...plaintiffs received from the appeals court a "very strong ruling...

Penalties against Clint Bowyer are upheld

An appeals committee has upheld penalties againstClint Bowyer and Michael Waltrip...winning the Sprint Cup championship.The three-person National Motorsports Appeals Panel on Wednesday ruled NASCAR was correct in penalizing the No. 15 team...

Hope Solo will again face domestic violence charges

...soccer team to the Women's World Cup title in July, will again face domestic violence charges after a Washington state appeals court on Friday reversed a lower court's decision to dismiss a case in which she was alleged to have beaten up her nephew...