Georgia woman who pleaded guilty to explosives charges sentenced to 6 years' probation

...July to making and possessing pipe bombs after reaching a plea agreement with prosecutors.U.S. District Judge Richard Story said the decision on her sentencing was one of the most difficult he's had to make."This may be the worst decision...

Jury finds 2 Georgia men guilty in ricin plot

...guilty on two counts against them. The verdict came after nearly two weeks of testimony before U.S. District Judge Richard Story in Gainesville.Both men were found guilty on a single count each of conspiring to make ricin to be used as a weapon...

Across Georgia

...convicted of a firearms offense related to the attempted murder of Jayro Arango-Snachez.U.S. District Judge Richard Story has not set a sentencing date.Prosecutors said the two are members of the MS-13 gang, an international group known...

Judge tells Georgia governor to hold off on DeKalb school board changes

...recommendation to suspend six of the nine board members. WSB-TV reported that the order from U.S. District Judge Richard Story doesn't restrain the governor from suspending board members, but it enjoins him from implementing any decision pending...

Judge won't halt removal of DeKalb school board members

...constitutionality of the law that allows the governor to remove local school board members.U.S. District Judge Richard Story's order denied a request by the school district and the former board chairman for a preliminary injunction, which...

Deal signs order suspending 6 of 9 DeKalb County school board members

...attorney, said he doesn't believe his action conflicts with the court's order. Deal said U.S. District Judge Richard Story blocked the permanent removal of the school board members pending the hearing. Deal argued that the members wouldn't...

Across the region

...guilty in a plot targeting government officials and U.S. cities to five years each in prison.U.S. District Judge Richard Story announced the sentence Wednesday after a hearing in which 73-year-old Frederick Thomas and 67-year-old Dan...

Judge OKs lawsuit by deaf Ga. residents

...deaf Georgia residents who are challenging the state's mental health policy to move forward.U.S. District Judge Richard Story's decision certifies a class-action lawsuit by Georgia citizens who are in need of mental health services but cannot...

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...to exclude Jesus Christ from the prayers at their meetings under a new federal court ruling. U.S. District Judge Richard Story ruled that clergy who pray at the meetings could "identify the deity to whom they direct their prayer." But he also...

Ex-mayor of Atlanta sentenced to prison

...his ill-gotten gains. Though praising some of Mr. Campbell's accomplishments as mayor, U.S. District Judge Richard Story said he was overcome with a "pall of disappointment over the breadth of misconduct in Bill Campbell's administration...