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Sen. Jesse Stone's withdrawal clears way for judge's appointment of Jack Cox

...in the meantime.Cox, Burke County's solicitor general, and Stone were the only candidates for the Burke County State Court position left vacant with the February death of Judge Jerry Daniel.Stone's Senate opponent, Diane Evans, attacked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-24/sen-jesse-stones-withd
Judge says challenge to SC gay marriage ban may proceed, releases Gov. Haley from lawsuit

...married in Washington, D.C., but said the suit raises federal constitutional questions and should not be moved to state court. Highway Patrol Trooper Katherine Bradacs and U.S. Air Force retiree Tracie Goodwin are suing to force the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-11/judge-says-challenge-sc-gay-m
Twisted justice?

...came after assurances by Chief State Court Judge Richard Slaby that he and other...contracting process.Really, should state court judges serve as go-betweens in what...ruled earlier this year that the state court overstepped its bounds when it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-09/twisted-justice
Huskers coach less certain of Ameer Abdullah's status for Wisconsin

...lawsuit. And if it goes to trial, Wickline says Oklahoma State is too powerful for him to get a fair trial in Oklahoma state court.Wickline says Travis County, Texas, where he now works for the Longhorns, is a "more just and proper" venue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-10/huskers-coach-less-certai
Justice delayed in Richmond County State Court

In Richmond County State Court, a request for a trial can mean...in 2013.As the Richmond County State Court case against Dodaro lagged, he...within a year.Richmond County State Court has 25,537 open cases dating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-08/justice-delayed-richmo
Nonprofit says South Carolina gay marriage ban hurts kids

...allow the marriages.Attorney General Alan Wilson has argued that the Columbia and Charleston cases both belong in state court, saying that he and Gov. Nikki Haley, the named defendants, lack enforcement power over the state's same-sex...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-07/nonprofit-says-south-carolina
Incumbents shine in Augusta-area state races

...called on Stone to withdraw his application to serve as state court judge in Burke County, something Stone said he would...lost the Senate race."I'm definitely not taking the state court judgeship," he said.Democrat Rep. Earnest Smith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-05/incumbents-shine-augusta
Stone, Evans on the road in busy District 23 race

...baggage related to his support for private probation firms and a pending bid for an appointment to serve as a Burke County State Court judge.Evans has challenged Stone to commit to serving a full term, and last week she demanded Stone withdraw his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-29/stone-evans-ro
Augusta Commission to review deal with Sentinel probation company

...probation companies.Richmond County State Court Chief Judge Richard Slaby told...by the Georgia Supreme Court.State Court did not heed the audit's first...budgets approximately $3 million in State Court fine and forfeiture revenue each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-20/augusta-commission-rev
New charges for Columbia County sex offender

...2008, a judge resentenced Stulb under the First Offender Act, which eliminated his requirement to register. But the state Court of Appeals ruled in March 2009 that the judge didn't have the authority to resentence Stulb and reinstated his original...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-24/new-charges-columbia-c