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Prosecutor to seek indictment in jail death of Savannah man

...release her when officers tried to separate the couple. The woman gave police a bottle of pills prescribed to Ajibade before they took him away. Attorneys for Ajibade's family in Hyattsville, Md., say he suffered from bipolar disorder.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-22/prosecutor-seek-indict
Sheriff fires 9 deputies over man's death at coastal Georgia jail

...bottle of pills prescribed to Ajibade before they took him away. Attorneys for Ajibade's family say he suffers from bipolar disorder."The fact that nine people were fired tells us how terrible this incident was," Will Claiborne, an attorney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-08/sheriff-fires-9-deputies-over
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
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
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
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
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
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