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Mistrial declared in Augusta robbery trial for man with foot fetish history; juror jailed for contempt

...Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. a message that the members were hopelessly deadlocked because one juror researched the legal issues in the case Tuesday night in defiance of Blanchard's repeated orders and instructions to the jury.The mistrial means...
Legal issues in Episcopal split going to SC Supreme Court

CHARLESTON, S.C. - South Carolina's highest court will hear arguments this week in the legal fight stemming from the acrimonious split in the Episcopal Church in eastern South Carolina.
Carter to mediate dispute over MLK Bible, Nobel Peace Prize's lawyer did not object."I am honored to be working with the King Family in an effort to resolve the outstanding legal issues relating to their remarkable family legacy," Carter said in a statement issued after a meeting at the Carter Center...
Bears release McDonald after arrest in California

...riddance."Chicago signed McDonald to a one-year contract in late March knowing it was a gamble given his history of legal issues. BRADY'S APPEAL: Two people familiar with the situation tell The Associated Press that Tom Brady's appeal of hisfour-game...
S.C. Supreme Court to hear Project Jackson case on Tuesday

...stadium," she said about North Augusta's potential growth.Still, Glover said the city is eagerly waiting to resolve legal issues and bracing for Project Jackson to drive economic growth."It brings investment and development to the city that we...
City plans advance to make over James Brown statue site

...hits ? played via a button or kiosk or automatically ? the city wouldn't have to worry about royalty-related legal issues, Williams said.Though the city included $25 million for a total Broad Street revamp on the 2010 Transportation...
Georgia's Sony Michel believes new shoulder pads will keep him on field case and $40,000 in the other. Jail records showed he bonded out in the afternoon.The Nebraska athletic department said Combs' contract expired Aug. 1 and that a renewal will not be considered until his legal issues are resolved.
Chattanooga shooting prompts debate on arming military service recruiters

...gun, then reloaded it and inadvertently discharged it putting it back in his holster.The gun ban is largely due to legal issues, such as the Posse Comitatus Act of 1878, which prohibits the federal government from using the military for domestic...
Documents show financial, legal issues at Mount Vintage Plantation golf club

Mount Vintage Plantation in Edgefield County had been the only golf club in the area other than the Augusta National to host a professional tournament but the course has been troubled by financial issues that led to a messy lawsuit.
Appeal hearing begins over Columbia County hospital decision

...decisions on other facilities and slight changes to the law since, it's certain the attorneys will have plenty of legal issues to debate in addition to the testimony of the witnesses.Staff Writer Tom Corwin contributed to this article.