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Doctor says Augusta VA ignored gastrointestinal complaints

Dr. Raymond Kostromin might be expected to speak of hope and vindication after an Augusta judge last month dismissed a charge of government theft filed against him by the Department of Veterans Affairs.For the first time...
Fool us 56 times, shame on us

Take heed, Georgia state legislators: We appear to need a "57 strikes and you're out" law.The reason: An Augusta judge recently could only sentence a man to 12 years in prison whose criminal resume includes 56 arrests.Now, we realize...
Augusta judges intend to be aggressive on truancy

Juvenile Court Judge Jennifer McKinzie said she hopes the appointment of three juvenile judges and their partnership with the schools will help solve truancy issues that have plagued schools.
What the courts see in the criminal justice system.The Augusta Chronicle editorial staff did just that recently, interviewing two Augusta judges and our district attorney to find out what they see on a daily basis, and what it might say about our society.We...
Augusta judge to hear appeal to Ga. high court

Judge Daniel J. Craig of the Augusta Judicial Circuit's Superior Court has been designated to replace a jurist on the state's highest court to hear the appeal of a physician convicted of murder.
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It's good to have hero of Revolutionary War home

...important that he was the only representative to never miss a meeting during the constitutional convention.He was also an Augusta judge, Georgia's first U.S. senator and an active and forceful politician. It was the latter that caused him to clash...
Honorable Pat Hardaway (EVANS, Ga.)

...Hardway, Probate Judge of Columbia County passed away Friday, July 15, 2011 at Georgia Health Sciences University in Augusta. Judge Hardaway will lie in state in the Columbia County Courthouse in Appling on Sunday, July 17, 2011 from 6:00pm until...
Summerville Cemetery to hold Walk with the Spirits tour

...Bernard Doris (portrayed by John Flythe), an Irishman who participated in the California Gold Rush before moving to Augusta? Judge Ebenezer Starnes (portrayed by Danny Craig), who served in the superior court, and was elected attorney general...
Ex-UGA coach didn't cheat player from Augusta, judge rules

ATHENS, Ga. - A federal bankruptcy judge has rejected a former University of Georgia and NFL player's claim that former UGA football coach Jim Donnan duped the player out of $2 million.
Augusta judges won't hear commissioner's domestic violence case

All four Richmond County State Court judges have recused themselves from presiding over Augusta Commission member Alvin Mason's trial on domestic violence charges, according to court filings.