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Going through FIRE to protect our rights

...codes in every federal court circuit.The goal, FIRE says, is "to generate additional legal precedent, widespread media coverage, and a greater awareness of the importance of protecting the First Amendment rights of students and faculty at our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-20/going-through-fire-pr
Con job at law firm to end criminal career

...years in prison.Three years later, Owen convinced an appellate court to overturn his armed robbery conviction. Media coverage soon began about the successful jailhouse lawyer. Time magazine featured Owen in a 1981 story, noting that he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-18/con-job-law-firm-end-c
On The Money: When new cars are unveiled, prices can fall on old models

...IMMEDIATELY FALL ON EXISTING MODELS?This varies by whether media coverage of the new model is unexpectedly positive or negative...around 2 or 3 percent in the first several weeks of media coverage. Higher inventories also can reduce prices.Wagner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-10/money-when-new-cars-are-un
McDonald's workers file complaints over burns in ongoing campaign for higher pay, unionization

...these complaints are part of a larger strategy orchestrated by activists targeting our brand and designed to generate media coverage," Heidi Barker Sa Shekhem, a McDonald's spokeswoman, said in the statement.The complaints extend a central...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-16/mcdonalds-workers-file-com
Opinions differ as law preserves Greenwood's segregated war memorial

...whether they will be voted on before the session ends in June.In the meantime, the issue has garnered international media coverage, with the Los Angeles Times, The Associated Press, Britain's Daily Mail and a slew of other outlets running stories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-14/opinions-differ-law-preserves
Kurt Busch will not be charged in domestic violence case

...Driscoll, who had made the rounds of television shows after being granted a no-contact order, also suggested media coverage of the case was marked by "distortions" and "sensationalism." She offered no specifics.NASCAR officials indefinitely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-05/kurt-busch-will-not-be-cha
Mike Minor wins arbitration case against Braves

...first 21. A-Rod isn't even due to report until Wednesday, and Girardi expects "a big splash.""A lot of media coverage, a lot of questions you have to answer, that's part of the gig here," Girardi said. "If you're with the New...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-20/mike-minor-wins-arbitrat
Georgia lawmakers seek curb on cops

...about a couple of botched no-knock raids have aided the liberty-proclaiming legislators and helped them garner media coverage of their bills.How the proposals fare over the balance of the 40-day session remains to be seen. Most have been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-01/georgia-lawmakers-seek
60 years ago Athens saw UFO mystery

...navigate, as he posted them to his website in a searchable format.Greenewald's work has prompted a flurry of media coverage as news outlets across the country have searched the database for local connections to Project Blue Book.Noteworthy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-26/60-years-ago-athens-saw-ufo-
Rants & Raves

...sitting their patrol car. Will we see a police riot? WHAT IF THE SONY hack is just a publicity stunt to get free media coverage to promote The Interview and to cover up a really bad movie? TO EVERYONE AT The Augusta Chronicle! I am wishing you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-30/rants-raves