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Roofer gets jail time in Columbia County for working without permits

...County.Hughes, 48, of Wrens, was brought before a magistrate judge in Columbia County on Wednesday on multiple violations...matter.On Wednesday, . Columbia County Associate Magistrate Judge J. Grady Blanchard found Hughes guilty of two violations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-21/roofer-gets-jail-time-
Across the region

...pre-trial diversion program, which includes an alcohol and substance abuse assessment.Fulton County State Court Chief Magistrate Judge Stephanie Davis on Friday allowed Fuller, 55, to enter the program and ordered him to report back to the court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-05/across-region
Columbia County judge resigns over misconduct allegations

A Columbia County magistrate judge resigned his office Thursday...Doug Nelson, who had been a magistrate judge since 2007, submitted his resignation...said Columbia County Chief Magistrate Judge Jason Troiano. It was effective...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-01/columbia-county-judge-
Federal judge who was arrested on domestic violence charges continues receiving $200,000 salary

...of the American Judicature Society at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn.John Carroll, a former federal magistrate judge and dean of Cumberland Law School at Samford University, agreed.Each federal court circuit has a chief judge and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-15/federal-judge-who-was-arrested-dome
Ruben given last shot on downtown Augusta buildings

With Bonnie Ruben a no-show in court Thursday, Richmond County Magistrate Judge H. Scott Allen gave the Augusta businesswoman one last chance to repair a former department store and burned-out nightclub she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-21/ruben-given-last-shot-down
Augusta lawyer Brian Epps selected as federal magistrate judge

...lawyer Brian Epps has been selected as a federal court magistrate judge.The federal district court judges of the Southern...magistrates serve eight-year terms.Epps is replacing Magistrate Judge W. Leon Barfield, whose work on the federal bench...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-29/augusta-lawyer-brian-e
July Fourth event to celebrate Georgia Declaration of Independence signers

...momentum to bring national attention and state acclaim to the event."Let's show off Augusta," said the Delaware Magistrate Judge who returns home to Augusta each year for his birthday, which is also the Fourth of July. "This year's event...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/july-fourth-event-celebrate-
Bond revoked for firearms dealer facing federal charges

...firearm was narrowly altered for DeBow in March. Because DeBow, the owner of the Ponderosa Trading Co., told the magistrate judge that he was in the final stage of selling his inventory of firearms and closing his business, he was allowed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-07/bond-revoked-firearms-
3 drug cartel members kidnap South Carolina man, FBI says

...jaw and pointed a gun at him.The three men were held without bond pending a detention hearing before a federal magistrate judge scheduled for next week. Elizabeth Luck, a spokeswoman for the Federal Public Defender's Office in Raleigh...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-16/3-drug-cartel-members-kidnap-
Ceremony honors Georgia's Declaration of Independence signers

...of Georgia's signers in 2010, said the ceremony has grown from nine attendees to more than 100.The Delaware magistrate judge and 1989 graduate of Hephzibah High School urged people in the community to help the event grow. Hanby said his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-04/ceremony-honors-georgias-dec