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Freedom's Path veteran housing project approved for funding

...ordering DCA to approve him for $950,000 in federal tax credits for low-income housing apartments in Dahlonega, Ga.Court records show Paxton, who has more than 20 years' experience and led the development of 175 apartment communities in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-08/freedoms-path-veteran-housin
Georgia eyes probation reform

...Transparency and oversight are probably the two key catch phrases that are driving what we're doing," said Georgia Court of Appeals Judge Michael Boggs, co-chair of the governor's Criminal Justice Reform Council.A highly critical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-14/georgia-eyes-probation
Veteran housing project Freedom's Path files for funding again

...ordering DCA to approve him for $950,000 in federal tax credits for low-income housing apartments in Dahlonega, Ga.Court records show Paxton, who has more than 20 years' experience and led the development of 175 apartment communities in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-08/veteran-housing-project-free
4 jailed for throwing rocks off overpass

GAINESVILLE, Ga. - Court records show that all four suspects have been apprehended after large rocks were dropped onto cars from a freeway overpass in Gainesville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-26/4-jailed-throwing-rocks-over
Federal judge sends key GM case to Georgia court

DETROIT - A federal judge in Atlanta has sent an important wrongful death lawsuit against General Motors back to a Georgia court.Judge Thomas Thrash Jr. ruled Friday that a Cobb County judge should handle the case filed by the family of Brooke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-18/federal-judge-sends-key-gm
Aquinas senior named Richmond County STAR Student

...our future with folks like this?" said John Bell, chair of the STAR Student Committee.In her keynote speech, Georgia Court of Appeals Judge Carla McMillian, the first Asian Pacific American appointed to that role, told the students to work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-02-10/aquinas-senior-named-rich
Appeals court hears Ga. pothole case

SPRINGFIELD, Ga. -- The Georgia Court of Appeals has upheld a decision by an Effingham County judge in a lawsuit over a pothole.Theron and Dana Davis sued the Effingham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-03/appeals-court-hears-ga
Macon murder trial may shift toward Atlanta

MACON, Ga. - Court officials in central Georgia are considering McDonough as a possible venue for the trial of Stephen McDaniel. He's accused of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-02-21/macon-murder-trial-may
May 20 ballot a long one

...all three ballots, voters will decide state-level nonpartisan races, including Georgia Supreme Court justices and Georgia Court of Appeals judges. On the Democratic and Republican ballots, voters will pick party nominees for contested statewide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-12/may-20-ballot-long-one
Unity preached by mayoral candidates

...new judicial center courthouse named in honor of Judge John H. Ruffin Jr., the first black chief justice of the Georgia Court of Appeals.State Senate District 22 candidate Harold Jones spoke of his courage when he was Richmond County State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-04-19/unity-preached-