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Agent's affair changes sentencing

...just more than 10 years in prison. The U.S. Attorney's Office had agreed to a resentencing, and Chief U.S. District Judge Lisa Godbey Wood on Tuesday handed down a new sentence of eight years and nine months. Woody's new sentence will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-29/agents-affair-changes-sentencing
Longtime SC sheriff sent to prison for year

...sheriff was sentenced Monday to one year and one day in prison after pleading guilty in a corruption scheme.U.S. District Judge Terry Wooten also fined former Lexington County Sheriff James Metts $10,000.Metts, 68, had been the county's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-27/longtime-sc-sheriff-se
Barry Bonds' obstruction conviction thrown out by appeals court

...seven-time NL MVP and the son of three-time All-Star Bobby Bonds, Barry Bonds was sentenced in 2011 by U.S. District Judge Susan Illston to 30 days of home confinement, two years of probation, 250 hours of community service in youth-related...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-22/barry-bonds-obstruction-
NFL reinstates Adrian Peterson

...the suspension in December. The NFLPA's petition in federal court to overrule Henderson was granted by U.S. District Judge David Doty, who ordered the appeal back to the NFL for re-arbitration. The league promptly appealed Doty's decision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-04-16/nfl-reinstates-adrian-peterso
Cubs, rooftop owners battle in court over Wrigley renovation

...clients out of business by constructing a largevideo board at the stadium.The claim came Monday in Chicago as U.S. District Judge Virginia Kendall heard arguments on whether she should order a halt to construction of the right-field sign that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-23/cubs-rooftop-owners-batt
Judge OKs $10 million settlement of class-action lawsuit over Target Corp. data breach

...Target Corp. will pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over a massive data breach in 2013.U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson granted preliminary approval of the settlement after a hearing Thursday in St. Paul, Minn. The move...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-19/judge-oks-10-million-settl
Judge OKs $10 million settlement in Target data breach

...Target Corp. will pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over a massive data breach in 2013. U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson said at a hearing Thursday in St. Paul, Minnesota, that he would grant preliminary approval in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-19/judge-oks-10-million-settl
Judge rules for Rayonier in river case

...discharge of dark effluent into the Altamaha River at its Jesup mill.In a 27-page order signed Tuesday, Chief U.S. District Judge Lisa Godbey Wood granted Rayonier's motion for summary judgment and found that the company was in compliance with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-02/judge-rules-rayonier-river-p
Rep. Tyrone Brooks pleads guilty to tax charge

...For the purposes of sentencing, however, it will be treated as if he had pleaded guilty to those counts.U.S. District Judge Amy Totenberg told Brooks pleading no contest could lead to a harsher sentence than a guilty plea because he's failing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-09/rep-tyrone-brooks-plea
Flyers post home win over Blackhawks

...trauma, failed to properly warn players of such risks and promoted violent play that led to their injuries.U.S. District Judge Susan Richard Nelson wrote in her order that the former players "adequately alleged that the NHL negligently or fraudulently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-03-25/flyers-post-home-win-over-