Ex-store owner's social media password case breaks new ground

...seven weeks in jail for refusing a federal judge's order to provide the new owner with...Facebook and Twitter accounts, which the judge had declared property."It's all about...your business life."U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Jeff Bohm, who handled Alcede's case...

Georgia agriculture commissioner can set Vidalia onion packing date, court rules

...challenged the rule, saying he should be able to pack onions when he thinks they're ready.A Fulton County Superior Court judge ruled in favor of Bland in March 2014, striking down the rule. The state appealed.The Vidalia brand is a state trademark...

Grovetown settles civil rights lawsuit over jail suicide

...questioned thoroughly about the remark and repeatedly denied he was suicidal, according to court documents.In December 2010, Judge J. Randal Hall granted summary judgment to the city of Grove town, Chief Al Robin son and Sgt. Christo pher Harden.Sgt...

Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Security Division provides security for Superior, State, Domestic and Juvenile courts, as well as all full and part-time judges and their staffs. Deputies are stationed inside each courtroom whenever a court is in session. The Augusta Judicial...

Ex-employee sentenced for swindling businesses

...repay Traksouth Civil Contractors and Gemini Construction.Miller pleaded guilty in March to possession of forged securities. Judge J. Randal Hall sentenced her June 22.According to a civil lawsuit filed against Miller in Columbia County Superior Court...

Charges reduced for dad enraged over friend's misconduct with child

...Jones was indicted in Richmond County Superior Court on three counts of aggravated assault. Monday those charges were reduced to the misdemeanor offense of reckless conduct. Judge Daniel J. Craig sentenced Jones to one year on probation.

Judge warns Alabama counties to comply with Supreme Court and allow gay marriages

...U.S. District Judge Callie Granade of...saying state probate judges can't discriminate...altogether. Some judges said they were trying...Pike County Probate Judge Wes Allen, who said...Geneva County Probate Judge Fred Hamic, who...Minter said probate judges might be within their...

Georgia signers of Declaration of Independence honored at ceremony

...declared themselves enemies of a powerful king who presided over an army that had never lost in battle," Augusta Superior Court Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. said at Saturday's ceremony."What I find remarkable in studying the history of these patriots...

Grovetown High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...School Kim Buchanan was among five finalists from across the county selected by a panel of outside judges. The final selection was made after the judges observed the finalists in their classrooms and ... Don't Miss Databases: Search public...

Michaux: Spieth knows what he's doing with his schedule

...in the short term because of some larger goal, but this is part of what makes Spieth tick so efficiently."Who are we to judge if Jordan is making correct decisions?" Clair Peterson, the John Deere Classic tournament director, told Golf Digest...