Longtime Atlanta legislator gets year in jail for fraud

...feel strongly that the sentence conveys the wrongfulness of his conduct both to him and the community."Former Gov. Roy Barnes, an attorney for Brooks, said he didn't believe the case merited incarceration, but he added that Totenberg was...

Prosecutors seek 2 years in prison for ex-Georgia lawmaker

...prosecution was part of a government effort to discredit his civil rights work.Brooks' attorneys, who include former Gov. Roy Barnes, argued in their filing that Brooks tirelessly pursued noble causes and solicited funds to advance those efforts. But...

Three-year dispute with Augusta ambulance provider hits turning point

...the three-year contract, Augusta found itself booted as zone provider after Gold Cross, represented by former Gov. Roy Barnes, successfully appealed the council's decision. State Director of Health Protection Patrick O'Neal said the council...

By the Book: Story takes readers inside Georgia Governor's Mansion

...tipsy friends from calling at all hours.Each man brought his own flavor to the home. Zell Miller was a pingpong fan; Roy Barnes liked pranks, frightening col leagues with a rubber snake; and Lester Maddox forbade alcohol, offering visi tors a...

Gold Cross wins in Augusta's appeal of zone award

...Smitherman, who represented the city's interests in the legal battle against Gold Cross attorney and former Gov. Roy Barnes, did not return a message seeking comment.Commissioner Sammie Sias, who has led the effort to end the contract as...

Lawyers contribute heavily to Roy Barnes

...including about $800,000 for Democrat Roy Barnes.Reports filed at the State Ethics...Brian Robinson said Monday, "that Roy Barnes' trial attorney buddies are opening...for the Democrat's campaign."Roy Barnes has promised them he'll fight any...

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Roy Barnes is the right fit for governor

...our community, I plan to vote for Roy Barnes for governor.The job of governor...As Georgia's past governor, Roy Barnes was good for Augusta. As our next...such as water remain here as well.Roy Barnes is the right person to be Georgia's...

Roy Barnes ready for opponent

ATLANTA - Democrat Roy Barnes launched a pre-emptive strike in...experience or more of the same." "Roy Barnes. No on the job training necessary...haven't forgotten why they fired Roy Barnes in the first place," Robinson said...

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Roy Barnes net worth $16.6 million

ATLANTA - Democrat Roy Barnes released 25 years of tax returns and called on his opponents in the race for governor to do the same.The tax returns - along...

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Roy Barnes' daughter, granddaughters hurt in wreck

ATLANTA - Democratic gubernatorial nominee Roy Barnes' daughter and two granddaughters were injured in a car accident Sunday in Cobb County after police say a Porsche traveling above...

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