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Augusta man gets 13 years for pistol-whip attack

...Richmond County Superior Court to aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. Judge Daniel J. Craig sentenced Lewis to serve 13 years in prison, followed by 12 years on probation. Lewis must also pay $15,829 in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-03/augusta-man-gets-13-ye
Sexual abuse leads to prison term

...Chance Jr., 33, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to two counts of felony sexual battery. Judge Daniel J. Craig imposed the maximum prison term.Assistant District Attorney John Markwalter told the judge that Chance's misdeeds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-03/sexual-abuse-leads-pri
Justices hear arguments in private probation cases

...the justices should throw out the two class-action lawsuits because Augusta Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Daniel J. Craig stepped outside of legal procedure to give both cases class certification.Thompson went to the heart of the issue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-22/justices-hear-argument
State Court Judges' Council chooses to ignore ethical opinion to stay out of pending litigation

...County State Court.Sentinel has appealed the September 2013 rulings by Augusta Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Daniel J. Craig that held private probation firms are not empowered in Richmond or Columbia counties to seek the extension of any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-09/state-court-judges-cou
Georgia Supreme Court to hear arguments in the private probation lawsuits

...now before Georgia's highest court on appeal of a Sept. 16, 2013 order by Augusta Judicial Circuit Court Judge Daniel J. Craig.Craig ruled that the law that grants certain powers to state probation officers who supervise felony probation cases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-20/georgia-supreme-court-
Augusta man pleads guilty to child molestation

...prison Friday.Sylvester Harris, 40, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to child molestation. Judge Daniel J. Craig imposed the prison term with an additional five years on probation.Harris was arrested after a 14-year-old girl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-12/augusta-man-pleads-gui
Columbia County judge imposes prison term for James D. Hurt in marijuana trafficking case

...drove to California to buy the marijuana and were bringing it back to Augusta when they were stopped Sept. 20.Judge Daniel J. Craig sentenced Hurt to five years in prison followed by one year on probation under the First Offender Act. Craig also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-04/columbia-county-judge-
Elderly man sentenced to prison in child molestation case

...isn't an admission of guilt, but an acknowledgement of the sufficiency of evidence needed for a conviction.Judge Daniel J. Craig accepted the plea and sentenced Miskelly to 10 years in prison, followed by five years on probation.Assistant District...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-05/elderly-man-sentenced-
Council of State Court Judges violated code of conduct, commission says

...it always follows the law and only ensures that court orders are carried out.In September, Superior Court Judge Daniel J. Craig ruled the private probation law is not unconstitutional on its face. But Craig also ruled the law does not allow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-03/council-state-court-ju
Man representing self found guilty in assault trial

...state of Georgia. Every last one of them. Something like an illegal conspiracy, wouldn't you say?"When Judge Daniel J. Craig handed down the 20-year sentence without the possibility of parole, Ogletree dropped his head and looked toward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-05/man-representing-self-