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Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction could be reversed

...baseball's career home-run leader should have his obstruction of justice conviction thrown out.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will convene an 11-judge panel in San Francisco to decide whether Bonds' rambling response to a question about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-17/barry-bonds-obstruction-
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
Appeals court hears Ga. pothole case

...SPRINGFIELD, Ga. -- The Georgia Court of Appeals has upheld a decision by an Effingham...their official capacities.The Court of Appeals this week wrote that the granting...win as a matter of law.In the Court of Appeals ruling, the courts states that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-03/appeals-court-hears-ga
Roger Bettis' 2010 rape conviction for brutal attack at MCG in Augusta, reversed on appeal

...women's restroom is entitled to a new trial, the Court of Appeals of Georgia has ruled.In a July 10 opinion, the appellate...represent himself was a constitutional error, the Court of Appeals found.Criminal defendants are entitled to competent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-15/roger-bettis-2010-rape
Ban thankfully fizzes out

...drinks larger than 16 ounces did. It put the government in charge of how big our beverages can be. The New York State Court of Appeals recently agreed with a lower court that the city Board of Health overstepped its authority in issuing the ban.As...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-02/ban-thankfully-fizzes
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