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Man seeks access to his GBI file

Christopher A. Evans just wants to know what information the Georgia Bureau of Investigation had gathered about him in a case alleging that he and two colleagues stole more than $1 million from Georgia Tech.
Georgia executes man convicted of 1998 killing of sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop

...before to an elite interstate highway squad. He had nearly three years with the sheriff's department.The Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles held a hearing Monday on a petition for clemency from Brannan's lawyers and denied the request to commute...
Man executed for killing Georgia deputy after robbery

...Florida's interpretation of its definition of intellectual disability" and does not affect Georgia law.The Georgia Board of Pardons and Parole on Monday denied clemency for Holsey. The state Supreme Court declined to halt the case on Tuesday.
Clemency petition calls death-row inmate mentally ill

...executed Tuesday for the January 1998 slaying of Laurens County sheriff's Deputy Kyle Dinkheller. The Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles will hold a clemency hearing Monday."He had been through horror and was damaged severely by it, and...
Ga. watches sex offenders on Halloween

Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles officials say sex offenders on parole will be subject to increased supervision on Halloween.The agency said in a news release...
50 arrests in community crackdown

Agencies teamed up in Richmond County for a two-day operation serving warrants and using community-oriented policing to focus on known gang members.
Across the region

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a bill to standardize annual evaluations for Georgia teachers and principals based, in part, on student performance.
The long wait to die

ATLANTA --- There are more than 3,000 inmates awaiting execution nationally, but only 40 or so are executed across the country in a typical year.
Scott Dean denied new child molestation trial

A Superior Court judge denied former Columbia County Commissioner Scott Dean a new child molestation trial Friday.
NAACP fights for man convicted of murder

...that appeal ultimately fail, McNeil's next opportunity for freedom would be a clemency request to the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles. Yurachek said he is not optimistic about any hearings in front of that body, though Barber and Jealous said...