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S.C. Supreme Court to hear Project Jackson case on Tuesday

...ruled in favor of North Augusta in August. Donohue appealed the decision, and the Supreme Court agreed to bypass the Court of Appeals to hear the case.Project Jackson totals $125 million in private investment and $58 million in public dollars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-03/sc-supreme-court-hear-project
Federal Judge Avant Edenfield dies

...one was going to outwork him," she recalled.Edenfield read every opinion from the state's Supreme Court and Court of Appeals and the federal 11th Circuit appellate court, and frequently chided both her and his brother, attorney Gerald Edenfield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-09/federal-judge-avant-edenfiel
S.C. Supreme Court questions public meeting laws during Project Jackson hearing

...South Carolina circuit judge's August ruling in favor of North Augusta.The Supreme Court agreed to bypass the Court of Appeals to hear the case.In addition to a baseball stadium, Project Jackson includes a hotel, conference center and retail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-05/sc-supreme-court-questions-p
Barry Bonds' obstruction conviction thrown out by appeals court

SAN FRANCISCO - Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction was reversed Wednesday by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled his meandering answer before a grand jury in 2003 was not material to the government's investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-22/barry-bonds-obstruction-
NFL reinstates Adrian Peterson

...the NFL for re-arbitration. The league promptly appealed Doty's decision to a higher court.The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals won't hear that case for months, so those proceedings will be merely for principle in the ongoing dispute between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-04-16/nfl-reinstates-adrian-peterso
Man granted request to represent himself at trial

...to all charges.Bettis was originally tried and convicted of all charges in October 2010. However, the Georgia Court of Appeals reversed the conviction in July, finding the judge did not follow the proper procedure to determine if Bettis should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-28/man-granted-request-re
Con job at law firm to end criminal career

...in 1983, according to an Asso cia ted Press article in November of that year. On Feb. 8, 1984, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals handed Owen probably his biggest win when it reversed the convictions for attempted murder of a police officer.Later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-18/con-job-law-firm-end-c
First settlement reached in Sentinel Offender Services suit

...imprisonment.During the past five years, the case dragged through the federal court system. A ruling by the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in 2013 sent the case back to Richmond County Superior Court for disposition.In December, McGee's case was reassigned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-07/first-settlement-reach
Business news

...to U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara and the prosecution of insider trading on Wall Street.The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued a one-paragraph ruling turning down a petition from Bharara's office. It said neither the three-judge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-03/business-news
Trial date set for one of the civil cases against private probation firm

...State Court.Starting in 2010, the case dragged through the federal court system. A 2013 ruling by the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals sent the case back to Richmond County Superior Court.In December, McGee's case was reassigned to Judge Daniel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-25/trial-date-set-one-civ