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...monitors bishops' implementation of sexual abuse reforms, will soon leave that post. Anne Burke, an Illinois Appellate Court judge, is among four of the board's 12 members who will depart in June, said William Burleigh, board spokesman and...
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Choice of guest speaker still questioned by some

...the courthouse after."John H. Ruffin Jr. was a civil rights lawyer, Augusta Superior Court judge and state appellate court judge.Richmond County State Court Judge David D. Watkins said the decision was made without consulting anyone in the...
Randall Evans Jr.

...became a member of the state Senate. He served as Georgia Court of Appeals judge from 1969 to 1976 and was named Appellate Court Judge of the Year by the American Trial Lawyers Association in 1975.
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District lawmaker to be decided today

...Republican domination of District 83 politics, which has not elected a Democrat since former Rep. Tom Huff, now an appellate court judge, switched from the Democratic to the Republican party in the late 1980s. In addition, no black has represented...
Metro | Aiken County Council | North Augusta High School | North Augusta City Council
Delegation chairman keeps seat

...terms. "The question of rotation was suggested by Rep. Tom Huff before he resigned his House seat to become an appellate court judge. But it was never formally adopted by the delegation," he said. "But I wanted to give the delegation the opportunity...
Metro | Aiken County Board of Education
Twenty-five years later, passions still strong on Southern Baptists' conservative takeover

...back, Pressler, 74, suggests conservatives were on a God-given mission in 1979. Still, the retired Houston appellate court judge said the experience was painful, as critics accused him and Patterson of sinister motives. "I had a very good...
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People in the News

...000 a month. Hylton-Brim had sued for higher monthly payments and about $398,000 in back support. The appellate court judge awarded a lower, undisclosed amount in back support and ordered Combs to pay Hylton-Brim's legal fees. The...
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Hopefuls compete for House term

...Republican domination of District 83 politics, which hasn't elected a Democrat since former Rep. Tom Huff, now an appellate court judge, switched from the Democratic to the Republican Party in the late 1980s. "I'm trying to revitalize the two-party...
Three hoping to grab mayor's office

...won election to the unexpired term of former state Rep. Tom Huff in House District 83. Mr. Huff is now a state appellate court judge. Mr. Felak, 39, narrowly lost to Mr. Mottel in August's election. He is executive director of Operations...