Drawing the line

...hearing, the minimum required by law, wasn't even scheduled until after public outcry and involvement from the state Attorney General's office.There is a need for Georgia regulators to look out for the health, safety and welfare of its...

Bill to alter Greenwood's segregated war memorial goes nowhere

...steps might be a lawsuit.Though the 2000 law, called the Heritage Act, hasn't been challenged in court, the state attorney general has written at least five separate opinions on it in the 15 years since it passed.The opinions ? which don't...

Public hearing on pipeline planned

...on their private property. After public outcry questioning the open house process, the DOT sought advice from the state attorney general's office. Both the attorney general and the DOT have declined to share publicly the resulting letter of...

Kurt Busch will not be charged in domestic violence case

...he smashed her head into a bedroom wall and choked her, Delaware prosecutors said Thursday.The decision by the state attorney general's office ends the criminal investigation of Busch, known in NASCAR circles as "The Outlaw," over allegations...

Aiken man arrested on child pornography charges

...a member of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, after a search warrant was obtained and executed last week. A computer was also seized for examination.The case will be prosecuted by the state attorney general's office.

More meetings on pipeline proposal

...representative attended meetings largely as an observer.After public complaints about the process, the DOT consulted the state Attorney General's office. By Monday the Attorney General sent a letter of advice, said spokeswoman Lauren Kane, who refused...

Pipeline meeting status questioned

...pipeline company's vice president for public affairs when asked for a contact in the DOT's legal department.The state attorney general's office confirmed that it was looking into the matter for the state DOT but refused to offer its assessment...

Georgia Inspector General refers Donnie Smith case to Attorney General's office

...hospitality company while drawing his 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 inspector general.Smith...

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...

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...