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Local court warns of e-mail scam

State court officials are urging local residents to beware of court notices going out by e-mail.State Court Judge Richard Slaby's office started receiving information on this week that multiple residents have received e-mails requesting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-14/local-court-warns-e-mail-sca
Augusta attorney reaches out to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder regarding lawsuits against Sentinel

...Commission to issue an opinion about the Council of State Court Judges filing a friend of the court brief supporting Sentinel...weigh in on pending litigation was ignored by the state court judges.On March 18, Long asked the Judicial Qualification...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-24/augusta-attorney-fires
First settlement reached in Sentinel Offender Services suit

...McGee's arrest on Nov. 9, 2009. He was taken into custody Jan. 12, 2010, and the next day Richmond County State Court Judge David D. Watkins found McGee in violation of his probation and sentenced him to pay Sentinel $186 or spend two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-07/first-settlement-reach
Realize MLK's vision

...what he wanted to do. All the officers agreed; there was no dissent. David Watkins Sr., the father of current State Court Judge David Watkins, was the "vehicle" that was behind the whole idea of Dr. King's visit. Watkins Sr. has since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-21/realize-mlks-vision
Cher in the City: Thanks for all the phrases that reflect my life

...forward be called ... a "Clint-ism."I also happened to be listening to David Watkins (a Richmond County State Court judge) as he was addressing someone else. I heard him say "to be grounded in reality you have to have people keep it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-04/cher-city-thanks-all-
Georgia executes man convicted of 1998 killing of sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop

...convicted and sentenced to death in 2000. He challenged the legality of his conviction and sentence in 2003, and a state court judge threw out his sentence on grounds that his trial lawyer failed to present complete mental health defenses. But the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-13/georgia-executes-man-c
Execution scheduled for man convicted of killing deputy

...County jury convicted him of murder.Brannan challenged the legality of his conviction and sentence in 2003, and a state court judge threw out both on grounds that his trial lawyer failed to present complete mental health defenses. The state Supreme...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-02/execution-scheduled-man-convi
Notable Deaths of 2014

...Foundation.JERRY DANIELJAN. 30Daniel, a Burke County State Court judge, set up one of the region's first DUI courts...solicitor of Burke County State Court and was later State Court judge, serving more than 37 years.LOUISE SHIVERS JULY...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/notable-deaths-2014
City inspectors look to demolish Goodale House

...their side.Rob Sherman, director of Augusta's License and Inspection Department, said his staff plans to ask a State Court judge in early 2015 to order the endangered property, which was built in 1799 and is listed on the National Registry of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-26/city-inspectors-look-demolish
South Georgia private probation service violated rules

...of their probation.South Georgia Probation supervises defendants that Darien Municipal Court and McIntosh County State Court judges place on probation. The company does so under contract, but the review concerned only the city court, City Manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-12/ga-private-probation-s