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Battle over vacant buildings in downtown Augusta could go to court

...violations and should be left alone.If the two cannot come to a consensus, the case will likely be transferred to State Court for a jury to decide the fate of the buildings that once housed a J.C. Penney and The Bayou restaurant, which was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-29/battle-over-vacant-buildings
Georgia police ease way into 'slowpoke' law

...Violators could face as much as a $1,000 fine and a year in jail. The actual amount of the fine is set by the State Court judge, said Kristy Key, the accounting supervisor at the Richmond County Clerk of Court's office. Key was unable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-29/police-ease-way-slowpo
Judge OKs record sale of Clippers

...said she thinks he will ultimately drop his antitrust suit in federal court against the NBA and the lawsuit he filed in state court against her, Silver and the league.Her lawyer wasn't so sure. Asked what might stop the deal, Pierce O'Donnell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-07-28/judge-oks-record-sale-clipper
Appeal might delay trial in Episcopal schism in eastern South Carolina

...property, might be delayed because of an appeal to the state Court of Appeals.Parishes in the conservative Episcopal Diocese...the ordination of gays.The churches that left sued in state court to protect the use of the diocesan name and ownership of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-26/appeal-might-delay-trial-epis
Ban thankfully fizzes out

...soft drinks larger than 16 ounces did. It put the government in charge of how big our beverages can be. The New York State Court of Appeals recently agreed with a lower court that the city Board of Health overstepped its authority in issuing the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-02/ban-thankfully-fizzes
French bank BNP pleads guilty to US sanctions violations

...sanctions on the countries to block their participation in the global financial system.BNP entered a guilty plea in state court in New York City and is expected to do the same Tuesday in federal court, officials said."BNP Paribas went to elaborate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-30/french-bank-bnp-pleads-guilty-us-sa
Early voting in July 22 runoff starts Monday in Augusta

...Hardie Davis and Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree.Voters also will decide between former Richmond County State Court Solicitor Harold Jones and Augusta Mayor Pro Tem Corey Johnson in the Democratic runoff for state Senate District 22...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-25/early-voting-j
George Fryhofer

...office. From 1961 to 1963, he served as Solicitor of the State Court of Burke County. In 1963, he was appointed by Gov. Carl Sanders as Judge of the State Court of Burke County and was re-elected many times over...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171511646
Governor receives names of two lawyers to fill Burke County State Court judgeship

...has submitted recommendations to fill the Burke County State Court judgeship.The commission sent Gov. Nathan Deal two...Jackson E. Cox, who is the solicitor of the Burke County State Court, and Jesse C. Stone, managing attorney of Merrill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-18/governor-receives-name
Candidate qualifying for county election begins Monday

...Board of Edu cation seats and two state court judgeships have a 4½-day window...represents the entirety of the county.State court judges must be 25 years old, be...full-time positions of mayor and state court judge, the fee is much higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-02-26/candidate-qual