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Augusta teen gets prison term for molestation of preschooler

...preschooler.Shadarrion R. Taylor pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to child molestation. Judge Daniel J. Craig sentenced Taylor to seven years in prison, followed by eight years on probation.On Jan. 6, 2014, the 4-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/augusta-teen-gets-pris
Sheriff's nephew pleads guilty to trafficking marijuana

...Superior Court to trafficking marijuana. Though the crime carries a mandatory minimum five-year prison term, Judge Daniel J. Craig sentenced him to 10 years on probation under the First Offender Act. Hensley was arrested with his cousin, Kenneth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/sheriffs-nephew-pleads
Man who attacked 2 family members gets 15-year sentence

...treated on an out-patient basis, Nash said. Since his arrest, Wells has spent months in mental institutions.Judge Daniel J. Craig said he trusted the doctor whose evaluation found Wells competent to stand trial. The best way he knew to ensure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/man-who-attacked-2-fam
Augusta man's confession after 12 years ends with prison time

...R. Clark, 40, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to rape and other sexual assault charges. Judge Daniel J. Craig imposed the mandatory minimum 10-year prison term and added a 20-year probation sentence to be served after Clark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/augusta-mans-confessio
John Armstrong Pope

...great-grandchildren and a multitude of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be nephews Richard Z. Craig, Jr., Daniel J. Craig, Roland G. Craig, Edward P. Armstrong, William M. Messer, and Billy J. Folger. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated...

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Private probation civil rights case headed to trial this spring

...Sentinel Offender Services is headed for trial this spring.On Thursday, attorneys on both sides met with Judge Daniel J. Craig to firm up issues for trial or mediation and set deadlines for how Hills McGee's case will proceed in Richmond County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-15/private-probation-civi
Judge orders local attorney Christopher Nicholson's involuntary commitment to mental hospital

...involuntary commitment to a state mental hospital Tuesday.A day earlier, in Richmond County Superior Court, Judge Daniel J. Craig agreed to recess the contempt-of-court hearing to allow Nicholson to undergo an inpatient psychiatric evaluation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-30/judge-orders-attorneys
Augusta attorney facing contempt of court again; State Bar suspends license

...lawyer.Attorney Christopher Nicholson showed up 15 minutes late for his contempt-of-court hearing before Judge Daniel J. Craig.Instead of apologizing, Nichol son tried to scold the judge. "Surely you didn't start without me," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-29/augusta-attorney-facin
Sheriff's nephew gets 5-year sentence in marijuana case

...Sheriff Clay Whittle who was caught with 20 pounds of marijuana was sentenced Monday to five years in prison.Judge Daniel J. Craig told Kenneth Whittle in Richmond County Superior Court that he believed Whittle has changed his life but that he could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-22/sheriffs-nephew-gets-5
Brother of Augusta man involved in steroid investigation denied bond

...officers' possible illegal use of steroids was denied bond Tuesday on a charge of making terroristic threats.Judge Daniel J. Craig denied bond for Cameron "Ryan" Paquette, 34, finding he presents a threat to the community and to potential witnesses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-04/brother-augusta-man-in