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Daily, weekly fantasy football games raise legal questions

...believe it's time to review the section of the 2006 federal law that was written specifically to protect fantasy sports...Delaware.The laws in the states take precedence over the federal law and they vary, most of them basing the legality of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-25/daily-weekly-fantasy-football
Do Georgia colleges need so many sports?

...facilities, operations and compliance with the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the requirements in federal law known as Title IX mandating equal provisions for men's and women's activities.Since the auditors are accountants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-23/do-ga-colleges-need-so-ma
School bake sale showdown set for Thursday

...obesity epidemic, limiting food and beverage fundraisers at schools and school-related events is not the solution."A federal law dubbed the "Smart Snack Law" went into effect July 1. It sets limits for fat, salt and sugar sold in vending machines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-19/school-bake-sale-showdown-set-thurs
Hackers steal info from Trinity

...filing. The malware has been removed and new protections set up, according to the filing. The company is working with federal law enforcement authorities on an investigation and potential prosecution. But the Trinity statement also places some of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-18/hackers-steal-info-trinity
Man gets 20 years in South Carolina prison guard shooting

...Johnson has become an advocate for pushing authorities to allow prisons to use jamming technology ? prohibited under federal law ? to render useless any cellphones inmates acquire illegally in prisons. Corrections officials are pursuing alternative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/man-gets-20-years-south-carol
SC Medicaid dealing with application backlog

...parents generally qualify for Medicaid if their take-home pay is up to 50 percent of federal poverty guidelines. The federal law intended for states to increase coverage for non-disabled adults to 138 percent of poverty and include childless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-11/sc-medicaid-dealing-appl
What Is It?

...headed to because not all states had approved quad headlights in 1957. State laws across the country, in addition to federal law, forbade quad headlights until 1958."The automakers wanted to utilize quads in the new styling, and lobbied to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-07/what-it
Georgia salmonella trial shows how US food safety relies on honor system

...of deadly bacteria.Defense lawyers correctly noted for the jurors that salmonella tests aren't even required by federal law.Parnell and his two co-defendants face long prison sentences if convicted of knowingly shipping the contaminated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/georgia-salmonella-trial-show
Columbia County judge imposes prison term for James D. Hurt in marijuana trafficking case

...to lead others to follow Hurt's path.While some states have legalized the sale of marijuana, it is still against federal law and still a crime in Georgia, Craig said. One day the country may reach an agreement on the legalization issue, Craig...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-04/columbia-county-judge-
Two Aiken men indicted on gun-related charges

...in May, were notified by a panel of local, state and federal law enforcement agencies that continued violent behavior...efforts and commitment shown by our local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, and our relationships and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-04/two-aiken-men-indicted-gun-r