Leon Larke

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Leon Larke, 61, beloved husband of Barbara Rosier Larke, entered into rest...where he received his juris doctorate degree. Augusta Attorney Leon Larke was appointed by Georgia's Attorney General Mike Bowers as a special...

Woman to serve two years in beating of son

...prison and three years on probation on a single count of cruelty to children in the first degree. Her defense attorney, Leon Larke, told Judge Fleming that police accused Ms. Bennett of whipping her son, Tre-vaughn Burton, with the electrical...

Kidnapping trial begins

...his hostage to his home and had to break down the door to rescue her, Ms. Wright said. Mr. Winfrey's attorney, Leon Larke, told the jury in his opening statement Monday that the evidence would prove a very different story. Ms. Smith started...

Man admits to shooting friend

...fired. "He's struggled with what happened and he knows he has a price to pay for what happened," defense attorney Leon Larke told the judge. But Mr. Larke asked the judge to also consider Mr. Norman's lack of prior convictions except for...

Jury finds man guilty of armed robbery

...when the clerk refused to actively cooperate, Assistant District Attorney Jason Troiano told the jury Monday. Attorney Leon Larke, who agreed to step in and represent Mr. Jones when his first attorney was disbarred, said Thursday that Mr. Jones...

Resolutions to cooperate set tone for board

...abstaining. That outcome would have allowed the owners to buy licenses and open as early as Tuesday night, but Attorney Leon Larke said club owner Marion Rosier does not plan to re-open at the Washington Road location, but plans to move to Damascus...

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Men convicted in home invasion

...Troiano argued to the jury in closing Wednesday afternoon, countering arguments by defense attorneys Ronald Garnett and Leon Larke that evidence fell too short for conviction. What the jury had was "rock solid" identifications by the victims, Mr...

Man gets 60 years in prison for photos

...Johnson asked Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet to sentence Mr. Wilcher to at least 60 years in prison. Defense attorney Leon Larke asked the judge to consider Mr. Wilcher's cooperation with local and federal agents investigating child molesters...

Murder trial set to begin

...sheriff's officers immediately after the fight that he didn't want to press charges against Mr. Dyers, defense attorney Leon Larke told the jury in his opening statement Monday. Mr. Dyers and Mr. Spann had been friends for 15 or 16 years, Mr...

Across the area

...children. Ms. Brashear said Friday that Mr. Wilcher molested a 16-year-old boy for three years. Defense attorney Leon Larke said Mr. Wilcher disputes the prosecution's version of events and that Mr. Wilcher has not been in trouble since...