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Woman faces felony exploitation charges

...000 from the resident's bank accounts over a three-month period, according to a press release from the state attorney general's office.When Sheppard sought access to the accounts of another resident at First Community Bank in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-06/woman-faces-felony-exp
Department heads hope to reach new year

...said commissioners individually or as a body could write the district attorney.They talked about going to the state attorney general and eventually voted to task the administrator and attorney to speak to the Harveys to see what the commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-12-06/department-head
SC couple's lawyers seek legal fees from state after gay marriage trial

...seven attorneys.Gergel found South Carolina's ban unconstitutional last month and will rule later on fees.State Attorney General Alan Wilson fought the lawsuit Gergel ruled on brought by Charleston County Councilwoman Colleen Condon and her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-11/sc-couples-lawyers-seek-legal
Judge issues South Carolina's first gay marriage licenses, despite attorney general's opposition

...judge issued the first gay marriage licenses and a couple was married in South Carolina on Wednesday, even as the state attorney general asked the U.S. Supreme Court to step in and block the unions.Judge Irvin Condon's office issued six licenses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-19/judge-issues-south-carolinas-
Georgia Inspector General refers Donnie Smith case to Attorney General's office

...Georgia State Patrol salary will be reviewed by the state attorney general."We have referred the matter to the state attorney general's office," said Deborah Wallace, interim state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-25/georgia-inspector-genera
SC asks gay marriage challenge dismissal

...constitutional ban on gay marriage following last week's federal appeals court ruling upholding such bans in other states, Attorney General Alan Wilson says in legal arguments filed Monday. "The recent tide of same-sex marriage cases has run squarely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-10/sc-asks-gay-marriage-c
Second gay marriage lawsuit filed in South Carolina

...by the state Supreme Court pending the outcome of the federal case in Columbia.Mark Powell, a spokesman for state Attorney General Alan Wilson, said Wilson had not yet seen the new lawsuit."This case will be decided in a court of law, not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-15/second-gay-marriage-la
SC Supreme Court stops same-sex marriage license

...period unless a court stepped in. He backed down when the justices let him know they wanted a say in the matter.State Attorney General Alan Wilson asked the Supreme Court to stop the licenses because a federal judge is hearing a case in which a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-09/sc-supreme-court-stops-s
Georgia ethics chief fired

...terminate the employment of agency director Holly LaBerge. A Fulton County judge on Wednesday fined LaBerge and the state attorney general's office $10,000 each for not handing over texts, emails and a memo showing that LaBerge had communicated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-08/georgia-ethics-chief-fired
Georgia ethics agency chief placed on administrative leave with pay after being fined by judge

...Stringfellow would only say the action followed the advice of counsel.A judge on Wednesday fined LaBerge and the state attorney general's office $10,000 each for not handing over texts, e-mails and a memo showing LaBerge had communicated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-05/georgia-ethics-agency-chief-p