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Ga. governor pushes agenda in annual address

...the adult system. Deal said the plan tracks previous sentencing changes and other policy shifts in the adult criminal law system.Meanwhile, he said, lawmakers should reduce the blood-alcohol level that triggers a citation for boat operators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-01-17/ga-governor-pushes-agend
Gov. Nathan Deal would keep Georgia spending relatively flat

...the adult system. Deal said the plan tracks previous sentencing changes and other policy shifts in the adult criminal law system.Meanwhile, he said, lawmakers should reduce the blood-alcohol level that triggers a citation for boat operators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-17/gov-nathan-deal-would-keep-ge
Caseloads, funding main reasons for death penalty case delays, say capital defenders

...goal of abolishing the death penalty altogether. Dieter said that's not the case, simply proof of an adversarial law system designed to challenge every step of the death penalty process.Dieter also sees a bleak forecast for the death penalty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-07-27/caseloads-funding-main
Schools ask for break on small classes

...Ms. Tofig said the requests to the state's education board won't be official until next month. Under the law, systems must use numbers from the October student count to make requests for a waiver. The "Truth in Class Size Act" was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/16/met_96915.shtml
Metro
Will Karyn Grace be heard?

...Attorney Marcia Shew would applaud those changes. With nearly 30 years' experience dealing with South Carolina's family law system, Shew knows what she's talking about when she says it's too easy to get married in the state and too hard to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/25/edi_59779.shtml
Editorials
Men undergo mass DNA tests

...really is contrary to the principles that protect civil liberties that have evolved over more than 100 years in the common law system." About 600 men over the age of 18 were expected to undergo the screening. The first men to take the tests were the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/10/tec_286785.shtml
XXX Technology
Honest Garvin to make a fine sheriff

...should expect our next sheriff to be dishonest, self-serving and cater to those who have the money and power to buy our law system in order to be a capable sheriff. Am I confused or are those the very things that we are striving to place behind us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/26/edi_293703.shtml
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