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Workers comp for staff kickball injury?

...organized is entitled to workers' compensation, the S.C. Supreme Court has ruled. The justices reversed the Court of Appeals and the state workers' comp panel in its Wednesday decision. During the company-sponsored kickball game in 2007...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-27/workers-comp-staff-kickbal
Federal judge who was arrested on domestic violence charges continues receiving $200,000 salary

...was released from jail and posted a $5,000 bond. He must appear in court next Friday.The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued a brief statement on Wednesday saying Fuller was being relieved of his caseload and wouldn't receive any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-15/federal-judge-who-was-arrested-dome
Clippers sale to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer goes through

...alleging the judge made errors," O'Donnell said. "We believe it's another desperate act. We're confident the court of appeals will not take the case."Streisand said even if Donald Sterling seeks an emergency order directing the judge to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-12/clippers-sale-former-microsof
Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

...Baseball, and many of its claims were rejected by a U.S. District Judge. The city has asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse.? The Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, controlled by the Baltimore Orioles, obtained a temporary restraining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/pace-play-among-issues-n
Sterling files appeal to block sale of Clippers

...destroy the Clippers if he can't keep the team, and he can't."Lawyers for Sterling asked the Second District Court of Appeals to stay a probate judge's ruling that cleared the way for the sale. They said the judge prematurely finalized his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-08/sterling-files-appeal-block-s
Court urges Chem-Nuclear safety

COLUMBIA -- The South Carolina Court of Appeals is ordering Chem-Nuclear to better protect the groundwater...Thursday evening, DHEC also issued a statement: "The Court of Appeals based yesterday's opinion on findings from a 2005...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-31/court-urges-chem-nuclear-saf
Gay couples in South Carolina ask for marriage licenses

...events have been held in other Southern states. The Greenville event happens two days after the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Virginia's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. South Carolina is in that judicial circuit, but the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-30/sc-gay-couples-ask-marriage-
Supreme Court rebukes EPA, but mainly leaves intact program to deal with carbon emissions

...administration failed to get climate change legislation through Congress.In 2012, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit concluded that the EPA was "unambiguously correct" in using existing federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-23/supreme-court-rebukes-epa-
Roger Bettis' 2010 rape conviction for brutal attack at MCG in Augusta, reversed on appeal

...attempted rape and other crimes in a brutal attack in a hospital women's restroom is entitled to a new trial, the Court of Appeals of Georgia has ruled.In a July 10 opinion, the appellate court reversed Roger Bettis' 2010 conviction and 95-year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-15/roger-bettis-2010-rape
Advocates want ethics chief out

...Carter has supported giving power of commissioner appointment to the chief justices of the Georgia Supreme Court and Court of Appeals in addition to a bill to independently fund the ethics commission through a portion of the state budget that lawmakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-18/advocates-want-ga-ethics-chi