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More Augusta officials seek raises

...cite the higher salaries of Richmond County State Court judges, who all earn more than $140,000, and Augusta Circuit Superior Court judges, who each are paid more than $187,252 each.By comparison, civil and magistrate judges earn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-03-03/more-augusta-officials-s
Delegation opens door to raising salaries

...commissioners is less than what is made by Au gusta's general counsel, Rich mond County State Court judges and Augusta circuit Superior Court judges.Tuten's salary is $65,000 according to the human resources department, and he hasn't had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-03-14/delegation-opens-door-ra
Georgia Supreme Court ruling putting children on witness stand argued in Augusta Circuit Superior Court

A Feb. 6 decision by the Georgia Supreme Court that changes procedure for putting children on the witness stand is already being argued in Superior Court.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-02-27/georgia-supreme-court-
Judge says mom who killed kids will stay in hospital

...a more relaxed group home was denied Wednesday for a woman who stabbed her two children to death in 2007.Augusta Circuit Superior Court Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet said he wasn't comfortable granting a petition by Jeanette Michelle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-11-09/judge-says-mom-who-kil
Mulherin's expenses don't match records

...Sr., of the Augusta Judicial Circuit. No truly accurate accounting of the work performed by any of the Augusta circuit superior court judges who do criminal and civil cases is possible. Because those cases are not assigned to specific judges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/05/met_436368.shtml
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Augusta judge rules in indigent case

...includes Madison, Oglethorpe, Elbert, Franklin and Hart counties. The consent order was approved Thursday by Augusta Circuit Superior Court Judge David Roper. It stems from a class-action lawsuit filed by indigent defendants more than a year ago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2010-07-09/augusta-judge-rules-in
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Many politicians seeking office this year have skipped voting, analysis shows

...number of opportunities they had, based on their address at the time.Three Augusta-area legislators, two Augusta Circuit Superior Court judges and a Superior Court judge hopeful were among the 41 politicians analyzed, with (in order) Jesse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-06-09/many-politicia
Augusta circuit district attorney, chief judge have opposition this year

...run for the Superior Court judgeship held by Overstreet. Overstreet becomes the only one of five incumbent Augusta Circuit Superior Court judges to have opposition this year. Elections for the nonpartisan judgeships are July 31.Also opposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-05-24/augusta-circui
More candidates qualify Tuesday

...Tuesday to seek re-election.Also qualifying this week with the Georgia Secretary of State's Office were Augusta Circuit Superior Court Judges James G. "Jim" Blanchard Jr. and J. David Roper, who qualified Monday, and J. Wade Padgett...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2010-06-29/more-candidate
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Pioneer on duty

...on the bench, where he did some more pioneering. He was the first African-American judge to sit on the Augusta Circuit Superior Court, from 1986 to 1994, and the first black member of the Augusta Bar Association. He was just the third black...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/07/edi_439228.shtml
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