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John Grisham won't join Augusta lawyers in private probation legal battle but supports effort

...John Grisham will be in the legal corner of a couple Augusta lawyers ? in spirit, at least.The famous Southern writer turned...your lawsuit and the trouble it's causing. We need more lawyers like you and the Longs to fight for the rights of the little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-02/john-grisham-wont-join
Georgia high court hears Richmond County case

...Supreme Court heard oral arguments from lawyers Tuesday over whether a Richmond County...arrested and convicted of murder. His lawyer, Jana Jacobson, told the seven justices...all thrown out. For instance, a good lawyer would have pointed out problems with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-03/georgia-high-court-hea
Man tries to convince judge to reduce sentence after 49th arrest

Teddie Scarborough could probably teach any lawyer a thing or two about the criminal justice system, not because he's studied law but because he's been through the system 49...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-03/man-tries-convice-judg
Documents show state concerns about execution drug

...with the U.S. Supreme Court that a lawyer for the state called them around 10...determined it was cloudy.The state's lawyer called back about five minutes later to...going forward, the filing says.The lawyer then called a third time, saying "this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-03/documents-show-state-concern
S.C. Supreme Court to hear oral arguments in Project Jackson appeal

...Court has scheduled oral arguments for the May term, according to the clerk of court's office. The decision was made after lawyers for North Augusta and appellant Stephen Donohue, a homeowner in North Augusta who opposes the location for the stadium, filed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-02/sc-supreme-court-hear-oral-a
New book tells story of Revolutionary War hero John Stark

...for independence."He was a lot better known in past years than he is now. He deserves for that to change," said retired lawyer Richard Pol hemus of Dover, N.Y., co-author with his brother, John, of Stark, The Life and Wars of John Stark.Born...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-03-02/new-book-tells-story-revolutionary-
Madison Bumgarner struggles in spring debut

...said Tuesday the team has "zero tolerance for anything like this. We've terminated him." OBITUARY: Bill Schweitzer, a lawyer for the American League and Major League Baseball for more than two decades, died Tuesday. He was 70.Schweitzer's death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-03/madison-bumgarner-strugg
After weather delay, Georgia to perform rare execution of a woman

...request to halt her execution, and her lawyers have appealed that decision to the 11th...Post-conviction testimony from her trial lawyer, Edwin Wilson, gives some insight into why, Gissendaner's lawyers argued in a clemency petition. They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-01/after-weather-delay-ge
SC State trustees meet as some senators want to fire them, keep mum on their plans for president

...President Thomas Elzey because he has hired a lawyer.The Board of Trustees held its regularly...private to discuss what the trustees' lawyers said would be Elzey's employment. They...that they were waiting because Elzey's lawyer asked for time to get familiar with his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-26/sc-state-trustees-meet-so
US to fine Japanese air bag maker Takata $14,000 per day for failing to cooperate in probe

...to agree on preserving inflators for tests by plaintiffs' lawyers, and NHTSA said Friday it would issue an order next week that...available for testing to protect the public but leaves some for lawyers.Takata attorney David Bernick said recalled inflators are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/us-fine-japanese-air-bag-m