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Judge reserves ruling on immunity in Augusta homicide case

...two-day hearing in Richmond County Superior Court that could mirror any criminal trial for Robert Anderson Jr., 50, Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet said he would rule on the matter at a later time.He gave attorneys a week to present proposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-05/judge-reserves-ruling-
Federal Judge Avant Edenfield dies

...the federal courthouses in Savannah and Statesboro until earlier this year when he assigned some of his civil cases to Chief Judge Lisa Godbey Wood for reassignment. He continued to be assigned civil cases even after that.The Stilson, Bulloch County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-09/federal-judge-avant-edenfiel
Child molestation case against child psychologist in limbo

...later postponed. In January, Assistant District Attorney Rex Myers and attorney Kirk Gilliard presented an order to Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet to put McPherson's cases on the dead docket because the prosecutor could not find several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-24/child-molestation-case
Former prison guard sentenced

...Brown admitted that on Aug. 24 he took 68 grams of tobacco and rolling papers to the Augusta State Medical Prison.Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet sentenced Brown to serve five years on probation, with the first 180 days in a Department of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/former-prison-guard-se
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
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
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
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-