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Parents hold rally in Atlanta to ask Georgia Judicial Council to investigate family court practices

...based in Paulding County.Both groups say they have gotten no action from their formal complaints to the Judicial Qualifications Commission that polices judges.That's why they hoped their protest would bring attention of the problem to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-17/parents-hold-rally-atl
Critics, supporters stunned by indictment of ex-judge

...wasn't just accused of having a temper. The Judicial Qualifications Commission charged her with presiding over cases in...herself.Lester Tate, chairman of the Judicial Qualifications Commission, said as the years passed he assumed prosecutors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-07/ex-judge-indicted-regarding-2
Ga. judge scolded for DUI charge

FORSYTH, Ga. - The Judicial Qualifications Commission has reprimanded a Monroe County judge who...Officials say he reported himself to Georgia's Judicial Qualifications Commission, which handles judicial misconduct complaints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-16/ga-judge-scolded-dui-charge
Magistrate faces second complaint

...second complaint by the Judicial Qualifications Commission contains many of the...new complaint, the Judicial Qualifications Commission went back on the May...24 meeting with the Judicial Qualifications Commission, Mr. Hammill resumed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/20/met_327810.shtml
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Augusta attorney reaches out to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder regarding lawsuits against Sentinel

...Jack" Long also wrote to Georgia's Judicial Qualifications Commission again this month after learning of a judge's...Georgia Supreme Court in July, Long asked the Judicial Qualifications Commission to issue an opinion about the Council of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-24/augusta-attorney-fires
Former Brunswick Superior Court judge indicted by grand jury

...slitting her wrists after 61 days in confinement, prosecutors said. A complaint filed in 2011 by the Judicial Qualifications Commission said the woman spent 73 days in solitary confinement.Despite a recording of Williams ordering the defendant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-03/former-brunswick-super
State Court Judges' Council chooses to ignore ethical opinion to stay out of pending litigation

...the cases. This comes one week after the Judicial Qualifications Commission released its opinion that no judge or judicial...Leah Ward Sears ? forwarded a copy of the Judicial Qualifications Commission's opinion to Georgia Supreme Court Justice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-09/state-court-judges-cou
Twisted justice?

...play the role of middleman ? and borderline spokesman ? in those contract discussions.Indeed, the Judicial Qualifications Commission ruled earlier this year that the state court overstepped its bounds when it filed a Supreme Court brief...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-09/twisted-justice
Former Georgia judge accused of framing woman

...in August 2012, soon after the Georgia Judicial Qualifications Commission had opened an ethics investigation into...She was a "critical witness" in the Judicial Qualifications Commission's investigation into Cochran, the director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-14/former-georgia-judge-a
Ga. Superior Court judge resigns, cites health

...investigator for the Judicial Qualifications Commission on Tuesday. He later...March 15.The state Judicial Qualifications Commission investigates complaints...judicial misconduct. Judicial Qualifications Commission Executive Director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2010-02-17/ga-superior-court-judg
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