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Columbia County couple quick to take advantage of gay marriage ruling

...extended hours, but that wasn't true," Perez said.Just before 4 p.m., Mendez made a call to Columbia County Magistrate Court and found out they were ready to issue a same-sex marriage license. Plans changed quickly."She was like we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-29/columbia-county-couple-quick-
Animal Rescue owner cited, stripped of license

...Evans woman was recently sentenced in Columbia County Magistrate Court for failing to care for animals in the rescue she...counts of failure to care for and maintain animals in Magistrate Court on Wednesday. Columbia County Animal Services dismissed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-17/animal-rescue-owner-ci
Truck driver cited in Johnston, S.C., train wreck

...at the railroad crossing on Lee Street in downtown Johnston.Blackiston will have to appear in Edgefield County Magistrate Court in the coming months, Heitzenrater said.The southbound Norfolk Southern train with two locomotives and 59 cars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-15/truck-driver-cited-joh
Athens cop faces child sex charge

...molestation, aggravated sexual battery and violation of oath of office. Ward had a hearing in Athens-Clarke County Magistrate Court later in the day, during which a judge told him she did not have authority to set bond due to the severity of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-13/athens-cop-faces-child-sex-charge
Mosquito complaints increased last year

...Wishard's staff has inspected 289 abandoned or neglected pools, a violation of local ordinances that is punishable in magistrate court by a maximum fine of $1,000 and jail time.Wishard's team has also brought 246 pools into compliance with Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-17/mosquito-complaints-increased
Grovetown police chief fired, given severence package following e-mail complaint to city manager

...woman identified Stefani after Stefani's attorney, Bobby Christine, said at a March 31 preliminary hearing in Magistrate Court, that officers told her Stefani's name and to look him up prior to a photo line-up. Stefani didn't match...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-28/grovetown-police-chief-fired
Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

...of their traffic offenses to magistrate court. The idea is to break up the...a grant to try DUI cases in magistrate court, and later began handling cases...Positions for two full-time magistrate court clerks were approved in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/05/met_202163.shtml
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7 pawnshops issued illegal purchase citations

Seven Augusta pawnshops were issued magistrate court citations after a sheriff's office investigation...issued citations will be required to go before a magistrate court judge. The findings will then be forwarded to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-22/7-pawnshops-issued-ill
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IN THE MAGISTRATE COURT OF COLUMBIA COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA CIVIL ACTION FILE NO.: 2015-SCS-724 BRITTANY MURRAY, Plaintiff VS. JOHNNIE DINGLER...

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Magistrate controversy spills into firing of county employees

...employees of Spartanburg County's Magistrate Court system say they were fired in...administrative secretary to Magistrate Court's traffic division, and Keshia...19 judges in the county's magistrate court system. The judges continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/09/met_400386.shtml
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