Vehicle homicide trial continues for second man in crash that killed Augusta woman

...sentenced Oct. 14 to eight years in prison followed by seven years on probation, is also expected to testify. Defense attorney Jason Hasty told the jury in his opening statement that Ross alone was responsible for McCullum's death. Carothers...

Man takes plea after third shooting arrest

...by a drive-by shooter.Syms said the prosecution was hampered by conflicting accounts and reluctant witnesses.Defense attorney Scott Con nell said one victim recanted, and though another witness said Robinson was at the scene of the first...

Augusta man sentenced to 20 years after molestation plea

...child's bed.When questioned, Mosely admitted to the acts but said it was the 10-year-old's idea, Syms said. Defense attorney Debra Neumann said Mosely completed high school in special education. He had no prior criminal history. Mosely...

Third robbery earns Augusta man 20-year prison term

...least 10 years in prison before he can expect parole, but he was taking responsibility for his actions, contended defense attorney Debra Neumann. Hudson wants to do better, she said.Jolly told Hudson his best chance to succeed is to learn a...

Man charged in Georgia sheriff's death escapes jail transfer

...and authorities were using aircraft and dogs in the search.Court records listed David E. Morgan as Lowery's defense attorney. He did not immediately return a phone call seeking comment Tuesday.The Georgia Sheriff's Association has said...

Man suspected of repeated domestic violence to remain in Richmond County jail

...Friday in Richmond County Superior Court.On Monday, defense attorney William Sussman asked Judge Daniel J. Craig to alter...first underwent a mental evaluation. He advised the defense attorney that another request to review the bond should include...

Murder case against Hephzibah man goes to grand jury

...have been unable to locate the murder weapon to confirm that it is the same gun.Salvesen, who was represented by defense attorney Daniel Franck, did not speak Thursday. He was denied bond last month.

Bond lowered for friend of suspect in Charleston church massacre

...You tell us the truth, and we'll give consideration on the charges or penalty involved," longtime criminal defense attorney Jack Swerling said last month.Meek hung out with Roof off and on in the weeks before the June 17 shooting. A day...

Augusta woman granted bond in murder case

...incident on her record. She has family support and is welcome to live at her mother's home with her children, defense attorney Kate Mason said.Griffin; Kameron Reese, 25; and Christopher Barry, 24, are accused of conspiring to use social...

3 former jail workers to stand trial in death of Georgia man

...All three defendants have pleaded not guilty. Defense attorneys are likely to argue Ajibade was killed by blows from...responding to a chaotic brawl.Bobby Phillips, Evans' defense attorney, said he plans to call as a witness Dr. Bill Wessinger...