'Hap' Harris named interim Augusta commissioner

...appointment in a closed-door legal session. Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens and Georgia Press Association attorney David Hudson said such a closed-door discussion would be a blatant violation of Georgia open meetings laws.Instead, the commission...

State supreme court hears hospital bills case

...court in the land has held there need not be a debt before a lien can be filed," he said.The hospital's lawyer, David Hudson, said it's not true that there was no debt just because an in-house audit hadn't resulted in Blue Cross getting...

Biz Bits

David Hudson was elected to the Mercer University board of trustees. He is a partner at Hull Barrett P.C., of Augusta.

Letter was a mistake

I'd like to publicly apologize to Pat Rice, David Hudson and all those named to the Best Lawyers in America list published recently in The Augusta Chronicle.My letter of Aug. 28...

Documents show no actual threat of litigation

...only legal opinions and existing law as to why the meeting was closed. What they provided didn't show that, said David Hudson, attorney for Georgia Press Association and The Augusta Chronicle, and Hollie Manheimer, executive director of Georgia...

Open Records Act top priority for delegation as new faces join local Legislature

...suspect's initial booking following arrest, including mug shot photos, from the type of records that must be disclosed."David Hudson, an attorney for the Geor gia Press Asso ciation and The Au gusta Chronicle, said restricting public access to arrest...

For the record

...the wrongly accused or convicted from the negative impact such reports can have when applying for jobs or housing.David Hudson, an attorney for the Georgia Press Association and The Augusta Chronicle, said that withholding arrest information...

Senate committee wants more chances to erase criminal records

...HunterMaclean. "... They should be able to use their legitimate business decisions about who gets hired."And David Hudson, attorney for the Georgia Press Association, warned that withholding release of arrest information is bad policy...

Richmond County Board of Elections closes meeting on election dates to public

...privilege." He has not responded to a request under the Open Records Act for documents showing proof of a threat.David Hudson, the general counsel for Georgia Press Association, pointed out that the Georgia Court of Appeals held that a meeting...

Jackson becomes Fred Russell fan, slams mayoral field

...information. The report notes that having a criminal record makes getting jobs and housing difficult.Hmmm, I wonder why.David Hudson, an attorney for the Georgia Press Asso cia tion, warned that keeping initial arrest records and mug shots secret...