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Amid Confederate flag debate, Clemson faculty again call for renaming Tillman hall

...in the late 1800s on a segregationist platform that advocated violence against blacks who weren't willing to accept Jim Crow laws. He also helped found Clemson University.Faculty members said a plaque in the building could honor Tillman's contributions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-03/amid-confederate-flag-debate-
Fleeing Ga. suspect runs to law enforcement training center

...after scaling a fence and landing on the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center's campus.Glynn...landed on the training center's campus. Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers provide law enforcement training for more than 90 agencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-03/fleeing-ga-suspect-runs-law-
New Georgia laws take effect today, most notably a higher gas tax

...Here's a list of the new laws most likely to affect...cents per gallon. The law imposes a $5 nightly...court challenges. The law is designed to discourage...SOLAR FINANCING: A law passed unanimously removes...SEXUAL ABUSE: Three new laws provide victims more support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-30/new-georgia-laws-take-ef
New Balance says military slow to deliver on promise to outfit recruits in US-made sneakers

...percent made in America, in recognition of a law Congress passed in 1941 requiring the department...meets the exacting standards of the 1941 law, known as the Berry Amendment.Matthew...purchase them. "The bottom line is that the law is the law and the military needs to follow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-03/new-balance-says-military-
Court contradicts itself

...the court ignored the actual text of the law and said: We know what the intent of Congress...court ignored both the actual text of the law and the intent of Congress in citing the...deciding they (the justices) wanted the law to be whatever they want it to be. In essence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-04/court-contradicts-itself
Officer's lawyer says SLED missed bullets at Walter Scott scene

...Michael Slager's lawyer is asking a judge to require the State Law Enforcement Division to preserve all its evidence in the case...media scrutiny," Savage wrote. "Even the most unsophisticated law enforcement agency knows it has a duty to preserve all potentially...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-04/officers-lawyer-says-s
Bob Young's House bid starts week of political moves

...slum"? It was required under Georgia law to allow a special Urban Redevelopment Agency...renovating the Marble Palace.Well, a new law that went into effect this year amends the Urban Redevelopment Law to revise terminology from "slums" to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-07-04/bob-youngs-hous
Airline collusion case could be difficult for government

...an effort to make more money?Antitrust law draws a line between the lawful practice...said Andrew Gavil, who teaches antitrust law at Howard University."The distinction...take years.Jonathan Baker, an antitrust law professor at American University, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-03/airline-collusion-case-cou
Going rogue

...is when you called your wife last."The agency was created by the disastrous Dodd-Frank Act ? the financial "reform" law passed by the Democrat-controlled Congress in 2010 ? to demand full transparency in the financial services industry. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-04/going-rogue
Richmond County school nutrition director retires

...Brownies were made with sweet potatoes to cut down on sugar, and french fries were baked instead of fried even before the law took effect.Mack said she is looking forward to gardening, spending time with family and traveling in her retirement.After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-02/richmond-county-school-nu