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Judge won't order recalled GM cars to be parked

...owners of more than 2 million recalled cars to stop driving them until the ignition switches are replaced.U.S. District Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos issued her order Thursday in Corpus Christi. Attorney Robert Hilliard, who represents some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-17/judge-wont-order-recalled-
Augusta doctor sentenced in pill case

...prescribing narcotic painkillers and other drugs for no legitimate medial purpose.In sentencing Tetalman, Chief U.S. District Judge Lisa Godbey Wood refused a request from his lawyer David N. Ghazi that she limit the sentence to one to two years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-16/augusta-doctor-sentenc
NY judge sentences SAC Capital in $1.8 billion fraud deal

...billion deal that prosecutors say included the largest criminal fine ever imposed in an insider trading case.U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain in Manhattan formally administered the sentence on Stamford, Conn.-based SAC Capital LP and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-10/ny-judge-sentences-sac-cap
Judge who wrote separate is not equal honored in Charleston

...of people ? judges, lawyers, politicians and citizens both black and white ? to dedicate a statue of U.S. District Judge Waties Waring on the grounds of the courthouse where Waring rendered his historic decisions.His opinions in cases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-11/judge-who-wrote-separate-not-
Ga. substitute teacher guilty of holdups

...11 counts of armed robbery and two counts of brandishing a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence. U.S. District Judge Marcia Marcia Morales Howard sentenced Battles Wednesday during a hearing in federal court in Jacksonville.Battles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-04/ga-substitute-teacher-guilty
Ga. Catholic groups win court fight

...Catholic Church are not subject to a contraception mandate included in the president's health care law.U.S. District Judge William Duffey permanently barred the federal government from enforcing the mandate against a nonprofit that operates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-27/ga-catholic-groups-win
Jets sign Michael Vick, release Mark Sanchez

...to see if it should join other concussion lawsuits currently assigned to a judge in Pennsylvania. Senior U.S. District Judge Anita Brody is considering whether a $765 million settlement is enough to resolve all claims against the NFL for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-03-21/jets-sign-michael-vick-releas
Prison term imposed in tax fraud case

...on supervised release once out of prison, Whitfield will have to make minimum monthly payments of $200. U.S. District Judge J. Randall Hall noted Tuesday the pre-sentencing report indicated Whitfield is financially incapable of repaying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-02-25/prison-term-imposed-ta
Georgia woman who pleaded guilty to explosives charges sentenced to 6 years' probation

...pleaded guilty in July to making and possessing pipe bombs after reaching a plea agreement with prosecutors.U.S. District Judge Richard Story said the decision on her sentencing was one of the most difficult he's had to make."This may be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-02-21/georgia-woman-who-pleaded-guilty-ex
Immigration law dispute likely over as SC, ACLU submit agreement over remaining provisions

...Arizona's law, ultimately nixing much of it but leaving the status check in place.In South Carolina, U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel said the state's status check provision could take effect but blocked most other parts of the law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-03/immigration-law-dispute-likely-over