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Ga. sues over EPA water rule

...federal agencies, according to a lawsuit filed by Attorney General Sam Olens.Georgia is leading a multistate challenge...of wetlands affected by the rule. The support of attorneys general from West Virginia, Alabama, Florida, Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-01/ga-suing-feds-over-epa-w
Judge warns Alabama counties to comply with Supreme Court and allow gay marriages

...marriage licenses for same-sex couples said their concerns were eased following a meeting with staff members for Attorney General Jim Hood, and they would join most other counties and issue licenses.And in Louisiana, Red River Parish may be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-01/judge-warns-alabama-counties-comply
Reinaldo Rivera | The Augusta Chronicle

...investigators to the remains of Dingess in Aiken County and Bosdell in Columbia County. Attorneys from the Georgia attorney general's office filed a motion asking the judge to dismiss Reinaldo Rivera's petition for a writ of habeas corpus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/reinaldo-rivera
New Georgia laws take effect today, most notably a higher gas tax

...future.CONSUMER AFFAIRS: The Office of Consumer Affairs is moving from the governor's office to the office of the attorney general as in most states to improve the prosecution of hucksters and cheats.Tests for pregnant women: Health care providers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-30/new-georgia-laws-take-ef
Charleston church shooting creates overall debate on Confederate symbols in South

...recalled how he spent the morning of June 17 watching Loretta Lynch be sworn in as the nation's first black female attorney general."That morning, I saw how far we have come," Sharpton said. "That night, I saw how far yet we have to go...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-25/charleston-church-shooting-creates-
Charleston shooting suspect appears on 9 murder counts

...aggressive and violent."The Justice Department is investigating whether to file federal hate crime charges, although Attorney General Loretta Lynch said state prosecutions are sometimes more appropriate. Obama pointed to lax gun controls as a factor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-19/charleston-shooting-suspect-
Kinder Morgan appeals Georgia DOT decision against the Palmetto Pipeline in its certificate of need request

...Carolina lawmakers requested guidance from the state attorney general last month to determine whether it would be unconstitutional...eminent domain in order to build an oil pipeline. Attorney General Alan Wilson has not yet issued an opinion.McMurry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-17/kinder-morgan-appeals-georgi
Investigation of World Cup officials in FIFA scandal likely to expand

...measures for this and is prepared to increase its staff numbers at any time if needed."Earlier Wednesday, Swiss attorney general Michael Lauber detailed evidence from banks in Switzerland of possible money laundering during the bidding contests...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-17/investigation-world-
Discount contact lens retailers given OK to lower prices

...prices to consumers of contact lenses."Utah's attorney general has said the companies are wrongly driving up prices...designed to enhance competition and help customers. Attorney General Sean Reyes' office didn't have a comment on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-13/discount-contact-lens-retail
This is liberal America

...months because police officers are afraid to do their jobs. The president, the Rev. Al Sharpton, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and others have encouraged this by criticizing the police. They accuse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-11/liberal-america