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Effort to remove Chatham County District Attorney from jail death case rejected

SAVANNAH - A judge in coastal Georgia on Thursday rejected an effort to remove the Chatham County District Attorney from a case involving a man found dead in the county jail.Chatham County Superior Court Judge Michael Karpf said a motion by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-02/effort-remove-chatham-county-
3 indicted in death of restrained college student at Savannah jail

...of them by themselves would have necessarily been fatal," Wessinger recently said of the injuries.Chatham County District Attorney Meg Heap announced weeks ago that she planned to ask a grand jury for indictments. The prosecutor's spokeswoman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-24/3-indicted-death-restrained-c
Autopsy shows man killed in Maserati by police near Atlanta died from gunshot wound in back

...Georgia Bureau of Investigation has completed an investigation of the incident and given the results to Cobb County District Attorney Vic Reynolds. His office released a statement this week saying the investigative files are under review and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-19/autopsy-shows-man-killed-maserati-p
Abortion pill leads to murder charge

...after about half an hour at the hospital. Jones was arrested and taken to the Dougherty County Jail. Dougherty County District Attorney Greg Edwards said the case will likely go before a grand jury. He said Georgia and federal laws will need to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-09/abortion-pill-leads-murder-c
Across Georgia

...Authorities have said Emani Moss weighed 32 pounds when she was found and might have been starved to death.Gwinnett County District Attorney Danny Porter recommended Eman Moss receive a life sentence without parole. Porter said he expects Moss to cooperate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-08/across-georgia
Murder charge dropped against woman who induced abortion

...23-year-old woman accused of ending her pregnancy without a prescription, using pills she bought online.Dougherty County District Attorney Greg Edwards dismissed a malice murder charge against 23-year-old Kenlissia Jones, who spent about three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-10/murder-charge-dropped-agains
Georgia dad pleads guilty in child death

...girl weighed 32 pounds when she was found and may have been starved to death. The station reports that Gwinnett County District Attorney Danny Porter recommended Moss receive a life sentence without a chance of parole. Porter says he expects Moss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-09/georgia-dad-pleads-guilty-ch
Critics, supporters stunned by indictment of ex-judge

...calls, no visitors."Days after Williams left office in 2012, Attorney General Sam Olens appointed Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard to decide whether to pursue criminal charges. Jackie Johnson, the district attorney in Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-07/ex-judge-indicted-regarding-2
Former Brunswick Superior Court judge indicted by grand jury

...Circuit Judge Amanda Williams was indicted on charges of giving false statements and violating her oath, Fulton County district attorney's spokeswoman Yvette Jones said in a statement. After Williams resigned, Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-03/former-brunswick-super
GBI reopens inquiry into fatal shooting by Union City officer

...shot Ariston Waiters the night of Dec. 14, 2011.A grand jury declined to indict Lewis in 2012, but Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard said he's re-examining the case in light of new details in reports by the newspaper and TV station...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-18/gbi-reopens-inquiry-fatal-sho