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FIFA bans former World Cup inspector

...federation who is disputing the sanction."I will appeal to higher courts established in FIFA statutes and TAS (Court of Arbitration...has outstanding resources, as this may be modified by higher courts."Mayne-Nicholls said the ethics committee prohibited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-06/fifa-bans-former-wor
A question worth asking

...Court's decision on gay marriage, not so fast.The high court declared marriage a fundamental ? i.e., civil or constitutional...not have arisen, or at least risen to the level of the high court.Now that the court has spoken ? and has judicially instituted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-01/question-worth-asking
Now batting: The private sector

...the project were made behind closed doors without public input.Donohue prevailed on the transparency issue ? the high court significantly found the city did violate open-meetings laws ? but he lost on the larger issue, with the court ruling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-28/now-batting-private-s
A ruinous ruling

...onerous policy steeped in socialism.History aside, the high court's liberal interpretation of Obamacare subsidies marks...not in a way that advances individual liberty. Now the high court's relationship with the meaning of words apparently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-26/ruinous-ruling
Augusta gay pride group celebrates historic same-sex marriage ruling

...We're still Americans. We pay taxes. We deserve the civil rights that everybody does."When the nation's highest court legalized same-sex marriage in all 50 states Friday, the announcement happened to fall on the opening day of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-26/augusta-gay-pride-group-celeb
North Augusta mayor says Project Jackson awaits private investment before ballpark

...ballpark for the Augusta GreenJackets, was tied up in 18 months of litigation. The case advanced to South Carolina's highest court, which on Wednesday upheld a funding ordinance challenged by North Augusta homeowner Steve Donohue.Jones said groundbreaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-20/north-augusta-mayor-says-proj
Confederate flag case cited in Redskins trademark battle

...affects the Redskins' case.Jeff Lopez, lawyer for the Native Americans, said their case has been boosted because the high court ruled that Texas was not infringing on the free speech rights of a Confederate heritage group by rejecting a special...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-23/confederate-flag-case-cit
Georgia high court reverses murder conviction in Dunwoody shooting

ATLANTA - Georgia's highest court on Monday reversed the murder conviction of a man imprisoned for...professor at Georgia State University's College of Law, said the high court's decision will prevent prosecutors from using the experts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-15/georgia-high-court-rev
Editorial: Contaminating the body politic

...He also demeans the office and does a disservice to Americans who believe him when he shows such derision for the high court and its vital role in sorting out this republic's disputes.His odd, patronizing attitude toward the other two branches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-10/editorial-contaminati
A height of hypocrisy

...or a justice. She wants an advocate. And that's a dangerous thing when it comes to the bench, particularly the highest court in the land.What we should all want is a judge or justice who applies the law fairly and without bias. Period...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-23/height-hypocrisy