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3 guilty in Ga. salmonella-tainted peanut trial

...message to the food industry that U.S. attorneys are willing to charge people with crimes," Marler said.Assistant U.S. Attorney Alan Dasher told the judge he estimates the Parnell brothers will face 27 to 33 years in prison."Given the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-19/3-guilty-ga-salmonella-taint
Georgia salmonella-tainted peanuts case in hands of jury

...convict, saying Peanut Corporation endangered consumers by cutting corners "to squeeze more profits." In Assistant U.S. Attorney Alan Dasher's closing Thursday, he said it "was Stewart Parnell's and his company's mission statement to 'just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-12/georgia-salmonella-tainted
Prosecutor: Georgia peanut plant owner OK'd sales of salmonella-tainted food

...salmonella and other contaminants so they wouldn't have to wait for real testing.In his closing statement, Assistant U.S. Attorney Alan Dasher repeatedly quoted an e-mail Stewart Parnell sent in March 2007 after a subordinate asked about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-11/prosecutor-georgia-peanut-
3 men sentenced for killing protected hawks, owls in Jasper County

...trapping. Martin was fined $1,000 for leading the operation, and the other two were fined $500 each, said Assistant U.S. Attorney Rhett DeHart, who prosecuted the case.The three workers release about 6,000 quail yearly on the private...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-29/3-men-sentenced-killin
Trial of 12 set to begin in Atlanta cheating case

...legitimate organization, said Caren Morrison, an associate professor of law at Georgia State University and a former assistant U.S. attorney.Morrison said she expects prosecutors to present evidence they would have used against Hall to explain their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-10/trial-12-set-begin-atl
Sex trafficking of minor ends with lengthy prison terms

...and go back to school. They also presented witnesses who detailed Castillo's control and abuse of Hedrick.Assistant U.S. Attorney Nancy Green wood countered that Hedrick took photographs and a video of the victim that were used in advertising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-19/sex-trafficking-minor-
Ex-NFL players file suit saying painkillers were easy to get up to 2012

...potentially about criminal conduct and that's a completely different ballpark," said Steven Feldman, a former assistant U.S. Attorney for New York's southern district."And all you need is one (criminal) act within the last five years to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-18/ex-nfl-players-file-suit-sayi
Former South Carolina State trustee Pinson found guilty of 29 charges in corruption scheme

...tried to get the college to buy land from a Florida developer.Jurors found Pinson not guilty of 16 counts, but Assistant U.S. Attorney J.D. Rowell pointed out that they found him guilty of at least one count in each of the schemes and of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-03/former-south-carolina-state-t
Ex-Savannah banker sentenced for fraud

...bench as being in his favor at sentencing.First Assistant U.S. Attorney James Durham told Wood that McMath "flat out...should have stopped, said time out."Durham and Assistant U.S. Attorney Jennifer Solari contended McMath was "the architect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-18/ex-savannah-banker-sentenced
Augusta businessman admits to selling unregulated pesticide

...Geng, the owner of Chen & Friends Pest Solutions, pleaded guilty to the charges in U.S. District Court.Assistant U.S. Attorney Christopher Troy Clark said federal inspectors discovered Chen was purchasing pesticide in bulk and repackaging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-22/augusta-businessman-ad