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Attorney: Georgia officer had time to use nonlethal force against Air Force veteran

...Hill's family said the Air Force veteran suffered from bipolar disorder and had stopped taking his medication because of...said she first learned her son was suffering from bipolar disorder after he returned from a military deployment in Afghanistan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-25/attorney-georgia-officer-had-time-u
Girlfriend says Georgia man shot by officer had stopped taking medication

...discharged a few years ago, Anderson said in a phone interview Wednesday. He was being treated by a VA doctor for bipolar disorder but stopped taking the medication a week or two ago because he didn't like the side effects, including stiffening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-03-11/girlfriend-says-georgia-ma
South Carolina justices order company to pay state $136 million over deceptive marketing

...billions of dollars in sales before generic versions became available. The drug is used to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and irritability in autism patients.During a hearing in 2013, the drug company's attorneys argued before the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-27/south-carolina-justices-or
Georgia executes man convicted of 1998 killing of sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop

...deteriorated to the point of 100 percent disability by 1990, the petition said. That mental illness was compounded by bipolar disorder diagnosed in 1996, his lawyers added.Brannan was convicted and sentenced to death in 2000. He challenged the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-13/georgia-executes-man-c
The cure for mood swings

...nation. It stunts growth by creating extended and chronic climates of uncertainty and fear.And the cure for that bipolar disorder in our political culture is to stop stampeding from one new political face to another, often from one belief system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-07/cure-mood-swings
Clemency petition calls death-row inmate mentally ill

...deteriorated to the point of 100 percent disability by 1990, the petition says. That mental illness was compounded by bipolar disorder diagnosed in 1996.The jury did not hear firsthand details of Brannan's military service and didn't hear from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-07/clemency-petition-call
Judge refuses guilty plea of Hepzibah man

...and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. Graddy, who was diagnosed about 20 years ago with bipolar disorder and paranoid schizophrenia, spoke at the hearing. "I've been locked up for almost three years on this murder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-12/judge-refuses-guilty-p
Laughing and crying

...longer found anything funny.Maybe the brilliant dramatic actor finally succumbed to the crippling depression and bipolar disorder that drove him to bouts of drug and alcohol abuse.Much of the world is sad that Williams left us. But we should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-13/laughing-and-crying
Jury awards $97 million in SC mayor slaying

...without fear of being killed," McLeod told the jury. Price's attorney, Lake Summers, said Reeves suffered from bipolar disorder and was enraged when he confronted the officer, whom Summers said fired in self-defense. Summers would not talk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-16/jury-awards-97-million
Faith groups plan film series

...at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Augusta.The documentary explores the lives of three people living with bipolar disorder and takes the audience through its highs and lows to illustrate the effects of the disease on sufferers and those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-04-24/faith-groups-plan-film-s