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Event honors career of Georgian Senator Walter F. George

Two former congressman, a handful of state and local judges, historians, political operatives, attorneys and educators gathered Saturday in Augusta to marvel at the career of a celebrated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-01-26/event-honors-car
Georgia Supreme Court hears Vein Guys dispute

...firm's accountant determine what the business was worth and complained about other aspects of the transaction, but a local judge ruled against her in every instance. The court concluded that the business arrangement was ended in September 2011...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-20/georgia-supreme-court-hears-v
Who guards the guardians?

...are resolved in Richmond and Columbia counties.To make matters worse, some of the GALs most commonly appointed by local judges appear to be padding invoices by charging for visits and phone calls they never made. One father, for example, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-14/who-guards-guardians
Who guards the guardians?

...case ? that no one seems to be in charge.In short, policing the ranks just isn't done. And, in fact, when local judges recently discussed the mere act of making a list of the available guardians ad litem, they decided against it.Since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-05-08/who-guards-guardians
Commission authorizes $565,000 construction change at municipal building

...changes, an attempt to address issues with the new second-floor layout raised by the city clerk, commissioners and local judges, fund construction of a document vault in a spacious suite designed to house the city law office, where the commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-01/commission-authorizes-56
Wine Time: Mouton Cadet Blanc 2011, Bordeaux

COST: $9-11WHAT: I like to try wines recommended by friends. So when I ran into a local judge who suggested the Mouton Cadet Blanc, I bought some immediately. I wasn't disappointedThe wine is bright and fresh, full of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-07-10/wine-time-mouton-cade
Haley attacks Sheheen over magistrate work

...attorney Leighton Lord said Sheheen's bill offers a good solution for removing the appearance of impropriety between the local judges and senators who are lawyers.Lord noted the practice is not illegal, and it's not limited to Sheheen, who is again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-18/haley-attacks-sheheen-over-magistra
Local judge asks Georgia Supreme Court to end delays in capital murder cases

Judge J. David Roper made the plea to the state's highest court in his mandatory pre-trial report filed Monday in the case of Kelvin Johnson.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-02-19/local-judge-asks-georg
Around the Block

...activities for ages 5-10; free; reservations required; (706) 821-2600 Youth Spirit Rally: 1 p.m. June 16; May Park, 622 Fourth St.; free; gospel, hip hop, praise dance, choirs, oratorical, mime; special appearances by local judges

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2012-06-06/around-block
Officers suspended after traffic stop with judge

...said Thursday that two of his officers will be suspended without pay for their actions at a traffic checkpoint where a local judge was stopped.Officials say officers stopped Bibb County Judge Howard Simms on Sept. 22 for a license check during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-10-05/officers-suspended-aft