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Justices hear arguments in private probation cases

...class-action lawsuits because Augusta Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Daniel J. Craig stepped outside of legal procedure to give both cases class certification.Thompson went to the heart of the issue in the Columbia County case: "Was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-22/justices-hear-argument
No grand jury probe of Deal, lawyer says

...officials about his company's lucrative business arrangement with the state.He denies any wrongdoing.Evans said legal procedure calls for Deal's attorney - in this case Evans - to be notified if a grand jury has targeted him. That hasn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-09
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Prosecution blocked amid lawsuit

...McMaster spokesman Mark Plowden called Judge Houck's order standard for such cases. "This is a very routine legal procedure that allows the parties time to prepare for a hearing," he said. A spokeswoman for Craigslist did not immediately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/24/met_525111.shtml
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Who violates whom?

...employees.The same can be said of having coverage for all medical procedures, including abortion, which is still a legal procedure in spite of the many state laws being passed to try to make it impossible to obtain.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-06-10/who-violates-whom
Across Georgia

...sit as juries in so-called bench trials only when prosecutors also agree. Prosecutors say they were concerned the legal procedure was abused by defense attorneys who sought a lighter sentence. The court's decision centered on a voluntary manslaughter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/05/met_107120.shtml
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Ruling complicates case

...government in Hague Convention petitions. The international treaty, adopted by the United States, outlines the legal procedure courts must use when it's alleged that children have been kidnapped across national borders. Just before Christmas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/30/met_221560.shtml
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Jerry Sandusky upset over Penn State sanctions, lawyer says

...to figure out if lawyers were leaking information to the media. Cleland's order on Wednesday, citing rules of legal procedure, gave Rominger three weeks to file a new version.Rominger had argued Cleland's demand for a sworn statement listing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-08-01/jerry-sandusky-upset-over
Lack of a body makes prosecution of SC murder case difficult

...retained an attorney.Cutter is currently being housed at the Orangeburg County Detention Center, awaiting his next legal procedure.Authorities, meantime, are building their case against him. They say it is more difficult to try a case without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-01-26/no-body-makes-sc-murde
Justices question events that led to DUI plea

...attorney her options were severely limited. Mr. Long acknowledged that his constitutional challenges could be barred by legal procedure, but he asked the justices to consider the issues because the Supreme Court has supervisory powers over lower courts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/22/met_549010.shtml
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Officer says he was misled by documents about Harbin case

...but that's not to say there's anything wrong with the way it was handled, as Mr. Highsmith followed standard legal procedure in sending the motion. "It's not the fact that no one had ever done it before, (but) kudos to the attorney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/07/met_197915.shtml
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