Daniel Nelson Robinson, accused in slaying of William 'Bill' DaVitte, pleads not guilty

...attorney's Ryan Swingle and Adam Levin, both of the Northeast Regional Capital Defenders office, appeared before Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. and requested 60 days to review the discovery ? evidence, interviews and other materials related to the case...

34-year-old Augusta man gets 10-year prison term for drugs and assault on officer

...assault on a police officer, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer, and driving without a license. Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. accepted a plea deal for a 10-year prison term. Brown imposed an additional 20-year probation sentence to be...

Supreme Court reverses Augusta murder conviction

...state's highest court ruled the judge who presided over Freeman's Richmond County Superior Court jury trial, Carl C. Brown Jr., made an improper statement in front of the jury.Brown's statement ? that he already determined statements...

Roger Bettis' 2010 rape conviction for brutal attack at MCG in Augusta, reversed on appeal

...trial judge didn't follow the proper procedure to determine whether Bettis could represent himself at trial.Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. presided over Bettis' trial in Richmond County Superior Court. A jury found Bettis guilty of attempted rape...

Murder conviction for 2010 Augusta homicide affirmed

...painkiller, and $1,715.Gibbs is serving two consecutive life sentences for murder and armed robbery. Judge Carl C. Brown Jr., who presided over Gibbs' case, imposed additional five-year sentences for weapon charges.

Two child molesters sentenced to prison terms

...DeLardge, 53, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to molesting a 9-year-old girl in June. Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. sentenced DeLardge ? who had previously been convicted of enticing a child for indecent purposes ? to 25 years...

Prison term imposed for aggravated battery

...injuries requiring multiple surgeries and dental work pleaded guilty Thursday in Richmond County Superior Court.Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. sentenced Hunter Baxley, 20, to a three-year prison term followed by seven years probation. Baxley must pay...

Evans woman goes to prison for homeowner association thefts

...stealing more than $267,000 from the Stratford Community Association over nearly five years.Superior Court Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. sentenced Vanover to seven years in prison followed by 28 years on probation. Though she presented a $12,500...

Trial of former deputy ended in mistrial

...assault against a person in custody in February 2011.The trial began Monday and ended when Superior Court Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. declared a mistrial Tuesday afternoon, according to Assistant District Attorney Laura Stewart, who prosecuted...

Man gets 12 years in fatal Evans crash

...first-degree vehicular homicide and running a red light. Following the recommendation of prosecutors, Superior Court Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. sentenced Jackson to 12 years in prison, followed by four years of probation, along with alcohol treatment and...