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Downtown stadium | The Augusta Chronicle

...residents worried it would dramatically alter the landscape of the Hammond?s Ferry planned community. South Carolina Circuit Judge J. Ernest Kinard Jr. told both parties battling over the validity of a tax district created to fund the $144 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/downtown-stadium
Judge orders James Brown documents made public

...paid from Brown's estate. She requested them under the state's Freedom of Information Act.Earlier this month, Circuit Judge Eugene Griffith Jr. ruled against Attorney General Alan Wilson, who said he shouldn't be forced to release the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-20/judge-orders-james-brown-docu
Testimony in South Carolina Episcopal church split winds up

...Charles vonRosenberg, who heads the diocese that remained with the national church.It will likely be months before Circuit Judge Diane Goodstein rules. She asked attorneys for both dioceses and the numerous parishes who are parties in the case...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-25/testimony-south-carolina-epis
Ruling on Project Jackson could come next week

AIKEN - Project Jackson is alive for at least another week.South Carolina Circuit Judge J. Ernest Kinard Jr. told both parties battling over the validity of a tax district created to fund the $144 million project...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-18/ruling-project-jackson-could
Project Jackson trial begins Friday in Aiken County

...144 million development that includes a new stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets, is going before South Carolina Circuit Judge Ernest Kinard in Aiken County. The plaintiff, North Augusta homeowner Stephen Donohue, claims the city violated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-17/project-jackson-trial-begins
Falcons' Sean Weatherspon ruptures Achilles tendon, will miss season

...hours before finding Jason Mitchell, 25, guilty of first-degree felony murder and armed burglary. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Dennis Murphy swiftly imposed the mandatory life sentence for murder, plus 40 more years for the burglary conviction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-06-10/falcons-sean-weatherspon-rupt
South Carolina Supreme Court mulls case that pits Attorney General Alan Wilson against House Speaker Harrell

...presence of more than just civil ethics allegations against Harrell.It's now up to the high court to consider if a circuit judge was right earlier this year to order Wilson to halt his investigation, citing a lack of criminal evidence against Harrell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-24/south-carolina-supreme-court-
Harrell raises South Carolina judicial independence questions

...influence.Attorney General Alan Wil son is appealing a circuit judge's ruling that the House Eth ics Committee would have...state grand jury. Harrell's attorneys objected, and Circuit Judge Casey Manning ultimately ordered Wilson to halt the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-21/harrell-raises-sc-judici
10 years in SC dog-dragging case

...sentenced to more than 10 years in prison after admitting he dragged a dog for at least 2 miles behind his pickup truck.Circuit Judge Letitia Verdin told Roger Owens that what he did was one of the cruelest things she had ever seen before sentencing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-16/10-years-sc-dog-dragging-cas
Split among Episcopalians reaches South Carolina courtroom

...Shepherd in Charleston.The national church argues the decision by the local churches to split was not properly made.Circuit Judge Diane Goodstein will decide the case without a jury. Testimony is scheduled to begin Tuesday at the Dorchester County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-07/split-among-episcopalians-rea