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Defense attorney grills former peanut plant manager in trial linked to salmonella outbreak

ALBANY, Ga. - Defense attorneys for three people charged in a deadly...obstructing justice.Tom Bondurant, an attorney for Stewart Parnell, asked Lightsey...contaminant.Tom Ledford, Wilkerson's attorney, asked Lightsey whether Wilkerson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-19/defense-attorney-grills-forme
Sex trafficking of minor ends with lengthy prison terms

...agreed with the defense attorneys and prosecutor that the defendants...several hours Tuesday, defense attorneys for those involved in the conspiracy...On Hedrick's behalf, attorneys William Sussman and David...Hedrick.Assistant U.S. Attorney Nancy Green wood countered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-19/sex-trafficking-minor-
South Carolina Circuit Court judge rules in favor of Project Jackson in North Augusta

...of Court. Glover said Kinard informed attorneys for both sides of the lawsuit of his...a signed order yet.Kelly Zier, an attorney for the city, said copies of the order...residential space.Belton Zeigler, an attorney representing North Augusta in the lawsuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-19/south-carolina-circuit-c
Angela Pringle selected as Richmond County schools superintendent in 7-2 vote

...7.7 million budget and 1,927 employees.Board Chair Venus Cain said the next step in the process would be for board attorney Pete Fletcher to negotiate a contract with Pringle. If Pringle does not accept the position before Roberson steps down on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-19/angela-pringle-selected-r
Bank of America reaches $17 billion settlement with U.S. over sale of securities

...are expected to share in the settlement.Justice Department spokeswoman Ellen Canale declined to comment, as did New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, a co-chairman of the group. The bank also declined comment.The deal requires Bank of America...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/bank-america-reaches-17-bi
Commission votes no on property tax increase

...he asked. "I think it's because of the tax business in Richmond County."Though he didn't originally plan to speak, attorney James Trotter approached the microphone to defend the commission for making a tough decision with their backs against the wall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-19/commission-votes-no-prop
Reinaldo Rivera | The Augusta Chronicle

...led sheriff?s 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/reinaldo-rivera
North Augusta City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...enacting policies concerning the operation of the city; enacting local ordinances; and appointing the Municipal Judges, City Attorney, City Clerk, and members of the various boards. City Council also has the authority to call bond referendums in the city...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/north-augusta-city-council
Legal experts say challenging cap limit might be NCAA's best bet

...dollars they help generate, several attorneys told The Associated Press they believe...immaterial, it's the concept," said attorney Jim Ryan. "It does seem rather...limited.But they're urging the NCAA attorneys to question Wilken's reasoning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-18/legal-experts-say-challen
How much should we pay for convicting wrong guy?

...nightmare to get a notification that you have got a wrongful conviction," said Todd Ashley, deputy director of the Prosecuting Attorneys Council of Georgia.So, if the government wasn't at fault, why did the judicial system fail them?Most people take comfort...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-18/how-much-should-we-pay