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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
Columbia County court clerk accuses Augusta judge of violating records law

...previously logged ? "as single documents."Overstreet said he issued the order after reaching a consensus among circuit judges that a more organized record was needed for a clientele considered to be becoming "more mobile" and residing in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-08/court-clerk-accuses-ju
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
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
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
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
Supreme Court protects James Brown diary source

...children have argued the widow already was wed to another man when she married Brown in 2001, voiding the union. But Circuit Judge Doyet Early ruled last week that the husband from that first marriage had been married to someone else, making Hynie's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-02/supreme-court-protects-james
South Carolina judge orders journalist to tell how she obtained diary of James Brown's widow

...children argued that Hynie was already wed to another man when she married Brown in 2001, voiding the union. But Circuit Judge Doyet Early ruled last week that the husband from that first marriage had been married to someone else, making Hynie's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-30/south-carolina-judge-o
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