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SC courts says property owners can sue over contamination

...owners whose land is located near other tracts that were polluted, although their land itself was not polluted.A circuit judge had earlier dismissed the claims, refusing to hear evidence that property values have dropped and residents were refused...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-06/sc-courts-says-property-owners-can-
Former Brunswick Superior Court judge indicted by grand jury

...she was accused of abusing her power was indicted Wednesday by a Fulton County grand jury. Former Brunswick Judicial Circuit Judge Amanda Williams was indicted on charges of giving false statements and violating her oath, Fulton County district...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-03/former-brunswick-super
Judge weighing Missouri lawmaker lawsuit over Rams stadium

...action on a new stadium, saying they don't have the authority to do so.An attorney for Nixon asked Cole County Circuit Judge Jon Beetem to dismiss the case, in part claiming that Nixon's involvement is minimal.The lawsuit comes as Rams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-30/judge-weighing-missouri-l
Ex-police chief's retrial in shooting death to open in new venue

...North Charles ton police officer. Ear lier this month, Circuit Judge Edgar Dickson approved a defense request for a change...Columbia, about 35 miles away. The case will be heard by Circuit Judge Brian Gibbons of Chester with jury selection to begin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-14/ex-police-chiefs-retrial-shoo
Clerical errors allowed Charleston church shooter to buy gun

...Roof's case, saying his right to a fair trial "could be in jeopardy" because of all the publicity of his case. Circuit Judge J.C. Nicholson's order prevents information such as 911 calls, coroner reports, witness statements and mental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/clerical-errors-allowed-charleston-
Judge orders SC State trustees to not fire president

...University from firing suspended President Thomas Elzey, noting that legislators will likely fire the entire board soon.Circuit Judge Edgar Dick son agreed with Elzey's lawyer that he was placed on administrative leave last week without the opportunity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-04/judge-orders-sc-state-tru
Ex-South Carolina state Sen. Ford sentenced to probation

...clothes and male enhancement drugs, according to a sentence handed down Thursday.During a brief hearing in Columbia, Circuit Judge Robert Hood also ordered the Charleston Democrat to pay nearly $70,000 in restitution to the sate's general fund...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-28/ex-south-carolina-state-sen-f
Judge rules SC State trustees can fire President Thomas Elzey; board holds meeting by phone

...6-1, with three abstaining, to end Elzey's contract with more than two years remaining.Earlier in the day, Circuit Judge Edgar Dickson lifted the ban on firing Elzey that he issued less than two weeks ago. He ruled that Elzey's contract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-16/judge-rules-sc-state-trus
S.C. Supreme Court questions public meeting laws during Project Jackson hearing

...the development area did not have blighted property required for a TIF district. Donohue appealed a South Carolina circuit judge's August ruling in favor of North Augusta.The Supreme Court agreed to bypass the Court of Appeals to hear the case...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-05/sc-supreme-court-questions-p
Second Circuit judge is sworn in

...in Thursday as the newest judge for the 2nd Judicial Circuit. Judge Early's swearing-in marked the end of the Rodney...of the House in South Carolina. Another former 2nd Circuit Judge, Bamberg native Julius Ness, went on to become chief...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/30/met_413969.shtml
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