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Aiken fatality highlights golf cart safety

...things may sound simple, but they're very important."David Zagoria, a former assistant district attorney in Fulton County who is now a personal-injury trial lawyer in Atlanta, says that golf carts are "inherently safe" but can be costly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/aiken-fatality-highlights-gol
Across the region

...wrongful death lawsuit against the former officers and city, the family's lawyer said Thursday.The lawsuit filed in Fulton County Superior Court says former East Point police sergeant Marcus Eberhart and former corporal Howard Weems used excessive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/across-region
Dead dogs an Atlanta mystery

...that the third dumped dog in the last month and a half was found on Genessee Avenue near Allene Avenue. Paul Ebbs, a Fulton County animal cruelty investigator, said if the cases are a common occurrence, police would become involved to find out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-26/dead-dogs-atlanta-mystery
Judge mulling sanctions in Georgia ethics trial

...won a whistleblower case claiming retaliation for investigating complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal. She has asked Fulton County Superior Court Judge Ural Glanville to issue sanctions, claiming that the state's lawyers should have turned over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-25/judge-mulling-sanctions-georg
Anna Nollette

...Nollette, age 80, died Wednesday, surrounded by her children, in the Ogeechee Area Hospice Home. She was a native of Fulton County, Georgia but had lived most of her life in Statesboro. Anna was married to Wallace H. Wiggins for 29 years and they...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172206317
Across Georgia

...the mother of a 3-year-old boy believed to have shot himself in the face.Angel N. Douglas was booked at the Fulton County jail Friday on charges of reckless conduct and cruelty to children. The 22-year-old was arrested the day after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-16/across-georgia
Federal judge from Alabama accused of hitting his wife after she accused him of infidelity

...accused him of infidelity.U.S. District Court Judge Mark Fuller, 55, posted a $5,000 bond after a hearing in Fulton County Magistrate Court. He is charged with misdemeanor battery and must appear in court again Aug. 22.Fuller, a former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-11/federal-judge-alabama-accused-hitti
Jury selection begins, potential jurors given questionnaires in Atlanta test cheating trial

ATLANTA - Attorneys and a Fulton County judge began meeting with prospective jurors Monday in what is expected to be a months-long trial for Atlanta Public Schools educators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-11/jury-selection-begins-potential-jur
Across the region

...spokeswoman for the state Department of Public Health, said Thursday.The number of TB cases this year involving Fulton County homeless shelters, meanwhile, has increased to 28, including two shelter volunteers.Old military base sale moves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-08/across-region
Across the region

...Slato, 24, pleaded guilty to burglary and theft by taking. After his release, he will spend 42 years on probation. Fulton County district attorney's spokeswoman Yvette Jones says Slaton pleaded guilty to avoid going to trial.Authorities have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-04/across-region