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Retrial underway in 2009 hospital attack

...himself this week in Richmond County Superior Court.Roger Bettis, 34, was granted a new trial in July 2014 when the Georgia Court of Appeals agreed that he should have been allowed to represent himself if he still wanted to after being fully informed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-03/retrial-underway-2009-
SC now pushing back on proposed Palmetto Pipeline

As the would-be builders of the proposed Palmetto Pipeline fight for survival in a Georgia court, South Carolina's top legal office has signaled the project may face unexpected hurdles there. An attorney general's opinion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-15/sc-now-pushing-back-prop
Augustan sits on Georgia Supreme Court bench for case

...first Asian-American state appellate judge in the Southeast, when appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal in 2013 to the Georgia Court of Appeals. And when elected to that seat in 2014, she became the first Asian-American to be elected to a statewide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-13/augustan-sits-georgia-
Georgia agriculture commissioner can set Vidalia onion packing date, court rules

...agriculture commissioner can set a packing date for the state's famed Vidalia onions, an appeals court has ruled.The Georgia Court of Appeals ruled last Tuesday in a dispute between Agriculture Commis sioner Gary Black and Bland Farms, a major grower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-06/georgia-agriculture-commis
Can KKK 'adopt a highway'? State of Georgia says no; appellate court considers the issue

ATLANTA - A Georgia court heard arguments Thursday about whether the state violated a Ku Klux...allowed under the Georgia Constitution.The state appealed, and the Georgia Court of Appeals heard arguments in the case Thursday. The judges made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-09/can-kkk-adopt-highway-state-georgia
Man granted request to represent himself at trial

...not guilty to all charges.Bettis was originally tried and convicted of all charges in October 2010. However, the Georgia Court of Appeals reversed the conviction in July, finding the judge did not follow the proper procedure to determine if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-28/man-granted-request-re
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
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
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