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South Carolina judge won't rule again on Project Jackson

...South Carolina judge won't reconsider his ruling in favor of North Augusta's Project Jackson development.Circuit Court Judge Ernest Kinard handed down an order Wednesday denying plaintiff Stephen Donohue's request for reconsideration.Donohue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-18/south-carolina-judge-wont-ru
Too much information

...mediate concerns in their contentious and highly publicized divorce proceedings.A request before a South Carolina family court judge to seal the entire proceeding is pending. With any luck, the move will keep Sanford's salacious personal life out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-18/too-much-information
Distributing illegal pesticides results in prison term

...months in prison for illegally repackaging pesticides to distribute to restaurants across the country.U.S. District Court Judge J. Randal Hall also imposed an additional five months of home confinement after 47-year-old Zong Geng Chen completes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-17/distributing-illegal-p
San Francisco Giants announce two-year extension with Augusta GreenJackets

...Donohue, was ruled in the city's favor to continue development plans. Donohue recently filed a motion for Circuit Court Judge Ernest Kinard to reconsider.There has been no indication as to when Kinard will issue a ruling. Donohue also has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-15/san-francisco-giants-ann
North Augusta man asks judge to reconsider Project Jackson ruling

...Augusta homeowner who filed a lawsuit challenging Project Jackson, filed a motion Sept. 2 in Aiken County asking Circuit Court Judge Ernest Kinard to rule again. Donohue said the city presented evidence in court that did not prove blight or declining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-12/north-augusta-man-asks-judge
Judge refuses guilty plea of Hepzibah man

...of a Hephzibah man accused of murder in connection with a 2012 attempted armed robbery in Columbia County. Superior Court Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. would not accept the plea from Anthony Terrell Graddy, 37, at a sentencing hearing in Evans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-12/judge-refuses-guilty-p
Child pornographer given maximum prison term

...the federal prison sentence and will be under supervision for an additional 10 years once released.U.S. District Court Judge J. Randal Hall imposed the sentence Thursday. James pleaded guilty earlier this year to sexual exploitation of a minor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-12/child-pornographer-giv
Ga. mom gets life in daughter death

...District Attorney's spokesman Erik Burton says Meriel Bemis pleaded guilty Thursday and was sentenced by Superior Court Judge Gregory A. Adams.Authorities have said Bemis suffocated her daughter, Lela Bemis, after she and her boyfriend broke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-11/ga-mom-gets-life-daugh
State Court Judges' Council chooses to ignore ethical opinion to stay out of pending litigation

...organization representing state court judges to stand mute in pending litigation...services.The Council of State Court Judges declined to voluntarily withdraw...Augusta Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Daniel J. Craig that held private...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-09/state-court-judges-cou
Sanford calls off engagement

...when waters calm with Jenny."His rambling message on Facebook came after attorneys for Jenny Sanford asked a family court judge to limit the South Carolina Republican's visitation with his youngest child. They also asked that Mark Sanford undergo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-12/sanford-calls-engagement