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Trial begins for man accused of trying to kill his brother-in-law

...Tuesday morning for a man who has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in the stabbing of his brother-in-law.Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet began hearing evidence Monday in Richmond County Superior Court in the case of Hussein McKenny...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-02/trial-begins-man-accus
Man's trial continues in brother-in-law's stabbing after issuing insanity plea

...this morning for a man who has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in the stabbing of his brother-in-law.Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet began hearing evidence Monday in Richmond County Superior Court in the case of Hussein McKenny...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-02/mans-trial-continues-b
Guilty pleas entered in child molestation cases

...Augusta.Nathan E. Otting, 15, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to two counts child molestation. Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet sentenced Otting on Feb. 10 to 15 years in prison followed by five years on probation for sexual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-23/guilty-pleas-entered-c
Busy session for Georgia Legislature begins Monday

...profit-seeking firms. In Richmond County, State Court Chief Judge Richard Sla by said in November that judges, the sheriff's...any case in which the original sentence has expired. Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet of the Augusta Judicial Circuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-10/busy-session-georgia-leg
Two Augusta men sentenced to 80 years for attempted robbery

...opportunities to plead guilty and opted to stand trial for the Aug. 20, 2013, attack on Marquell Charles Gilbert.Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet, who presided over the four-day trial, imposed the maximum sentences possible on Cuyler...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-17/two-augusta-men-senten
Richmond County State Court Judge issues order freeing some from jail in wake of recent Sentinel Offender Services ruling

...probation firm Sentinel Offender Services has brought changes to many courts in the state.In Richmond County, State Court Chief Judge Richard Sla by said judges, the sheriff's office and Sentinel employees are pulling out probation cases that must...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-06/richmond-county-state-
Georgia Supreme Court decision on probation causes cancellation of warrants

...handles a high volume of cases, is recalling outstanding warrants on halted probation cases and will dismiss them, Chief Judge Nelly Withers said.Atlanta Municipal Court judges plan to meet next week to discuss what to do. About 18,000 misdemeanor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-04/georgia-supreme-court-decisio
Man pleads guilty in auto-parts thefts, gets probation

...were later recovered. The amount of restitution that McDaniel will ultimately owe will be determined within 90 days.Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet accepted the plea negotiation and sentenced McDaniel to 20 years on probation under the First...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-18/man-pleads-guilty-auto
Augusta Commission to review deal with Sentinel probation company

...that is ground zero for a legal battle over private, for-profit probation companies.Richmond County State Court Chief Judge Richard Slaby told Public Safety Committee members last week that the contract differs from prior contracts with Sentinel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-20/augusta-commission-rev
Justice delayed in Richmond County State Court

...on Oct. 6, 47 cases scheduled for sentencing before Chief Judge Richard Slaby were reduced from DUI to reckless driving...the charges in many of the challenged cases, and then Chief Judge Gayle Hamrick dismissed charges against three people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-08/justice-delayed-richmo