Across Georgia

...death-row inmate convicted in the 1992 slaying of a Newton County man is scheduled to be executed March 10, the state attorney general's office announced Friday.Brian Keith Terrell, 46, was on parole when he stole 10 checks belonging to...

SC Senate passes tougher domestic violence penalties

...lawmakers in both chambers have voiced support for it. State Attorney General Alan Wilson and local prosecutors want the...agencies around South Carolina, according to the state attorney general's office.Lawmakers are considering other...

Weather delays Georgia woman execution until Monday

...getting back together multiple times, including divorcing and remarrying, according to information provided by the state attorney general's office.Kelly Gissendaner repeatedly pushed Owen in late 1996 to kill her husband rather than just divorcing...

Daughter pushes for mother's clemency on eve of execution for murder

...relationship, splitting up and getting back together multiple times, including divorcing and remarrying, according to the state attorney general's office. Kelly Gissendaner repeatedly pushed Owen in late 1996 to kill her husband rather than just divorcing...

District 7 Augusta Commission candidates lack legal baggage

...both a state paycheck and an unapproved second salary for working at a hospitality house during Masters Week. The state attorney general later determined he didn't break state law.The commission named insurance agent Louis "Hap" Harris as...

Man seeks access to his GBI file

...December, four years after the allegation surfaced.In arguments before the Georgia Supreme Court last month, the state attorney representing the GBI contended that the case involving Evans was an active investigation and not subject to the Open...

Attorney general finds no state law violations by resigned Augusta commissioner Donnie Smith

Donnie Smith didn't break the law frequenting a Masters hospitality house while drawing his state trooper salary, a assistant state attorney general said.

Judge orders state to release documents in Brown fight

...estate.Circuit Judge Eugene Griffith Jr. told the state attorney general's office Friday that it has 10 days to produce...records as well.In his appeal of the July ruling, state Attorney General Alan Wilson said the records in question were...

Woman faces felony exploitation charges

...22,000 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...

Ruling is 'relief' for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston

...connection with an alleged sexual assault that occurred in December 2012. His decision was announced Sunday.The state attorney's office opted not to press charges against Winston in December 2013, but the possible ramifications of code of...