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Ex-South Carolina state Sen. Ford sentenced to probation

COLUMBIA - Former state Senator Robert Ford must serve five years of probation on charges connected to an ethics case involving campaign funds spent on expenses including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-28/ex-south-carolina-state-sen-f
Rep. Hardwick resigned following investigation into complaint

...years - as part of a plea deal to avoid jail time for misdemeanor campaign finance violations.Former Democratic Sen. Robert Ford of Charleston resigned in May 2013, amid a Senate Ethics hearing on allegations he used campaign donations for personal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-13/rep-hardwick-resigned-following-inv
Former South Carolina Sen. Robert Ford indicted on misconduct, forgery charges

COLUMBIA - Former Sen. Robert Ford has been indicted on eight charges that include misconduct in office, forgery and ethics violations, state prosecutors said Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-14/former-south-carolina-
Judge sets bond for former South Carolina Sen. Robert Ford

COLUMBIA - Former Sen. Robert Ford was allowed to remain free on bond Wednesday on eight charges that include misconduct in office, forgery and ethics violations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-03/judge-sets-bond-former
J. Ray Allen

...Phillip Price, Steve Yonce, Josh Crosby, Jimmy Hewett. Honorary pallbearers are Dwight Burch, Jack Poppell, Robert Ford and Gene Thurmond. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday evening, April 28, 2015 from 6...

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Haley: 'My dreams for South Carolina know no bounds'

...deserve more from us. They deserve honest service."Haley's inaugural ceremony began minutes after former state Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston, pleaded guilty to four ethics charges involving his campaign funds. The veteran senator resigned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-14/haley-my-dreams-south-ca
Senator pushes for casino gambling

AIKEN - Charleston Sen. Robert Ford might be one of the only believers at the table, but that hasn't...don't hear anybody talking about gambling as our fix except Robert Ford." That doesn't stop Mr. Ford. He bolsters his argument by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/28/met_402579.shtml
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'Assassination' relies on characters, not traditional Western shoot-outs

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford is a film about men seduced, and eventually destroyed...the film are the duo of Jesse James (Brad Pitt) and Robert Ford (Casey Affleck) who play the historical figures as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/31/mov_185543.shtml
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Reform of SC jobless-benefits agency stalls

...Security Commission has stalled following a move by Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston. We re in the middle of a recession...obstructing reform. "Maybe if we cut a deal to pass the Robert Ford Jobs Plan of fixing our economy through gambling and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/latest/lat_704749.shtml
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Susan F. Kovach (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Susan F. Kovach, 50, of Augusta, GA, beloved wife of Richard Kovach and daughter of Robert Ford, Columbia, SC and Jean Horning, (Robert) Charleston, SC, died Thursday, October 23rd, 2008. Born in Aiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/25/obi_480836.shtml
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