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Court strikes down decision to pay college athletes

...while losing on every single major legal point they raised in the appeal," Ross said.Ross said the U.S. Supreme Court may eventually decide the issue if a similar but separate case that is pending is decided in favor of athletes. A case working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-09-30/court-strikes-down-decisi
Now what will happen?

...in a society where deeply-held religious beliefs protected by the First Amendment can be so easily endangered?The court may have settled the same-sex marriage debate, but the ruling's legal ramifications on society are not yet fully known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-26/now-what-will-happen
Allman filmmakers to stand trial in Georgia train crash that killed camera assistant

...suggestion he recklessly put his crew in danger."I was in the middle of the track and I almost died," Miller said in civil court May 12.Carlson, the law professor, said he expects Miller's attorneys will try to persuade the jury that "this was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-07/allman-filmmakers-stan
Private probation legislation returns

...S. Su preme Court ruled in 1983 that a person cannot be jailed because he is indigent, HB 310 allows factors that a court "may" consider in waiving payments, such as the probationer's financial resources and obligations, income and any developmental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-21/private-probation-legi
South Georgia private probation service violated rules

...Smith is to appear in a hearing Wednesday.The findings are troublesome on two levels."Citizens passing through our courts may have been paying fees not ordered by the courts,'' Cook said.Also, Darien may not have been receiving money it was due...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-12/ga-private-probation-s
The opposite of perestroika

...wrote, "they face ruinous fines - $4.5 million a year for just two of the Little Sisters' 30 homes."Sadly, the courts may be freedom's last refuge. As the USA Today editorial noted last month, "So far, the government is on a (legal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-15/opposite-perestroika
IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS IN THE INTERES...

...are Children in Need of Care. The Court may find that the parents are unfit by...Leavenworth, Kansas. At the hearing the Court may issue orders relating to the care...financially unable to hire one. The Court may order one or both parents to pay...

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Our rights under siege

...board's warning and all other concerns, and as the nation naps through yet another assault on civil liberties, the courts may be the last refuge for our increasingly abused and neglected Bill of Rights.May history forgive us.On second thought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-01-28/our-rights-under-sieg
Supreme Court ruling on healthcare overhaul due today

...could lose health care benefits through the decision.Neither candidate has any direct influence over the decision. The court may uphold the health care law, strike it down or deem the requirement that most Americans carry health insurance unconstitutional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-06-27/supreme-court-ruling-healthcare-ove
Some still awaiting resolution of Masters Tournament ticket arrests

...that Epps is ready to accept, and neither was Stephen Sherman, who was arrested the same day as Epps.Sherman went to court May 10, pleaded not guilty and asked for a bench trial. That was granted before Magistrate Judge Scott Allen on June 11...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-08-30/some-still-awaiting-re