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South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley wants to link food stamps to jobs

...you've got to prove you're looking for a job," Sue Berkowitz, director of the South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center, told The State newspaper.Haley's original proposal made in February 2011 would have prevented people from using...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-08/south-carolina-gov-nikki-hale
SC lawmakers seek to strengthen protection for passed-down heir' property

...inability to get the money together to pay," said Susan Berkowitz, director of the South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center,Now lawmakers are considering the Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act which went before a Senate subcommittee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-09/sc-lawmakers-seek-strengthen-protec
S.C. unemployment agency making early debt payment

...making sure it's difficult for people who are eligible to get benefits," said Sue Berkowitz of Appleseed Legal Justice Center. "While it's good to see us pay our debts off sooner than later, it's not good doing it on the backs of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-29/sc-unemployment-agency-making
Augusta YDC escapee enters guilty plea

...convicted felon," he said.Johnson and Wayne Johnson, 19, and three younger teens escaped from the juvenile justice center Oct. 19. Police say they stole a vehicle from a Tobacco Road home and ended up in a wreck on Meadowbrook Drive after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-06-20/augusta-ydc-escapee-en
Augusta Catholics to rally for religious freedom Wednesday

...religious freedom at a prayer service on the steps of the Church of the Most Holy Trinity, across from the Federal Justice Center.The event coincides with the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Fortnight for Freedom campaign, a two-week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2012-06-25/augusta-catholics-rally-
Religious freedom rally targets health care overhaul

...that prohibit the harboring of undocumented immigrants.Though the rally was held in view of the city's Federal Justice Center, it began hours earlier and miles away, outside St. Mary on the Hill.The youth group from St. Mary marched 6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2012-06-27/religious-freedom-rally-
Shooting suspect in court with orange-red hair

...were stationed outside, and deputies were positioned on the roofs of both court buildings at the Arapahoe County Justice Center.Police have said Holmes began buying guns at Denver-area stores nearly two months before Friday's shooting and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-07-23/shooting-suspect-court
Columbia County sees rush of weapons license applicants

...Weapons Carry Licenses.On an average day, 10 to 15 people apply for the weapons license at the Columbia County Justice Center, said Probate Judge Alice Padgett.On Monday, the court staff handled 22 applicants before the photo and signature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-12-20/columbia-county-sees-r
S.C. unemployment agency wants 25 percent penalty for benefits fraud

...recouped $9.2 million in overpayments between January and May of last year.Sue Berkowitz of Apple seed Legal Justice Center says she believes many overpayment issues are not due to fraud, but rather people not understanding the system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-02-06/sc-unemployment-agency-wants-
Court action likely to delay Augusta Commission, school board candidate qualifying

...whose district lines are in question and pastors who are plaintiffs in the suit, attended the hearing at the Federal Justice Center in Augusta.After the hearing, Mason said the lack of Justice Department review of the map "takes away a layer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-05-16/court-action-l