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Paralegal convicted of theft delays sentencing with request for attorney

...Thursday that Owen was once again making a last-minute change that could be seen as a delay tactic, but that the right to counsel, especially when one is facing a sentence as long as Owen, must be guaranteed.The U.S. attorney's office arranged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-28/paralegal-convicted-th
MCG Foundation's 'gateway' project on 15th Street remains stalled

...the property."We thought it was going to take about eight to 10 months to do the deal," said Jim Plunkett, Augusta's counsel on development matters. "That eight to 10 months started in 2012."The city has been working to move the depot to Mike...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-26/mcg-foundat
Burke County teacher, assistant football coach resigns

...investigation into the charges.The investigation is still ongoing, but Luke elected to resign, according to James Hyder, general counsel for the Burke County School District."Mr. Luke made us aware of his choice and we accepted his decision," Hyder said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-19/burke-county-teacher-a
Owner, city at odds over Lake Aumond lot

...At the time, Steve Shepard served as county attorney for the commission. His partner Jim Plunkett, still outside city counsel who has been working with Bass on the issue, delivered the recorded deeds and plat to the commission office.The deed and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-16/owner-city-odds-over-lak
Motion for partial demolition of historic buildings passes

...Preservation Commission before altering historic structures would "allow for the commission to proceed forward," General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie said, with tearing down the structures even with opposition by the HPC and without required mediation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-12/motion-partial-demolitio
Federal Judge Avant Edenfield dies

...a suggestion that flattery is often better than fact.What others said :* Carol Crofoot Hayes, retired associate general counsel and corporate secretary for The Coca Cola Co. who was Edenfield's second law clerk:"The years I worked for him were the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-09/federal-judge-avant-edenfiel
Ex-major league star Darryl Strawberry takes to the pulpit

...Strawberry has eschewed - for good, he says - the habits that derailed his career for renewed life as a pastor, husband and counsel to those who faced the same demons he faced for most of his adulthood.The 53-year-old Strawberry has little interest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-08/ex-major-league-star-dar
Billie Williams

...member of The Lions Club in Savannah. Billie was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, where he served on the church counsel for many years before moving to Tampa. In Tampa he served as a Board member of Grace Lutheran Church. Billie was a member...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174872198
A costly lesson

...state-of-the-art technological solution ... they have yet to deliver it," David Holmquist, Los Angeles Unified's general counsel, wrote to Apple on April 13.Apparently, thousands of students have struggled to access Pearson's Common Core-aligned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-21/costly-lesson
The safety risk of shrinking airline seats questioned by DOT

...Workie, a committee member and the department's assistant general counsel for aviation enforcement and proceedings.David A. Berg, a member of the DOT committee and general counsel for the airline industry's trade and lobbying group, Airlines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-14/safety-risk-shrinking-airl