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Longtime Atlanta legislator gets year in jail for fraud

...investigation into an infamous 1946 lynching of four people at Moore's Ford in Walton County.In a brief statement to the court Friday, Brooks said he took full responsibility for mistakes that were made and said he regretted them.The defense argued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-11-09/longtime-atlanta-legis
Undocumented immigrants want in-state tuition

An attorney for 39 undocumented immigrants told the Georgia Supreme Court Friday that there must be a way for them to challenge a rule of the Board of Regents that requires them to pay out-of-state tuition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-17/undocumented-immigrant
Brother: Man accused of trying to drown 3 children dismissed from mental health center

...let you see your kids because you're not mentally stable right now.'"Alan Lassiter appeared in a Durham County court Friday to face charges of murder and attempted murder. According to police, Lassiter threw his two daughters into an apartment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-25/brother-man-accused-trying-drown-3-
Augusta women's basketball team looking to take next step this season

...to take the next step.After consecutive nine-win campaigns, the Augusta women's basketball team returns to the court Friday when it plays in the two-day, Conference Carolinas-Peach Belt Conference Challenge in Central, S.C. The Jaguars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-11-10/augusta-womens-basket
Woman pleads guilty to arson

...Jaquitta A. Pugh was charged with arson in the Sept. 29 fire that destroyed Christopher Harry's home at 2150 Kingsley Court.Friday, Judge Daniel J. Craig sentenced Pugh to serve 20 years on probation. She was also ordered to pay Harry $140...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-19/woman-pleads-guilty-arson
Bond denied for Augusta man in murder case

...commission of a crime, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.Assistant District Attorney Shawn Merzlak said in court Friday that the violence in the Ouzts' home on Rheney Road began early March 1 when Debo rah Ouzts told her husband she was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-13/bond-denied-augusta-ma
Georgia Aquarium locked in legal battle over denial of permit to import belugas from Russia

...in September 2013 asking a federal judge to overturn the denial, and both sides are set to present oral arguments in court Friday. The two sides have asked the judge to make a decision on the merits of the case, based on court filings and oral...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-08/georgia-aquarium-locked-legal-battl
Not guilty plea for Charleston church shooting suspect; he wants opposite, lawyer says

...nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston wants to plead guilty to 33 federal charges, but his lawyer said in court Friday that he couldn't advise his client to do so until prosecutors say whether they'll seek the death penalty.During...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-31/not-guilty-plea-charleston-c
Now what will happen?

Gay rights supporters cheered and danced outside the U.S. Supreme Court Friday after it ruled same-sex couples have a fundamental right to marry anywhere in America.The celebration likely will go on for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-26/now-what-will-happen
Wild pull away from Flames, boost playoff hopes

...Later that day, the Coyotes said they placed Boynton on leave.Officials say Boynton was arraigned in Buffalo City Court Friday and later released after posting $10,000 bail. He's due back in court Wednesday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-03-27/wild-pull-away-flames-boos