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City Ink: VIPs turn out to honor former sheriff Ronnie Strength

...Chief Su perior Court Judge Carlisle Overstreet; Chief State Court Judge Richard Slaby and Judge John Flythe; Chief Civil...elections board Exec u tive Director Lynn Bailey; State Court Solicitor Kelly McIntyre; former chief jailer Maj...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-08-01/vips-turn-out-h
Not guilty plea for Charleston church shooting suspect; he wants opposite, lawyer says

...scheduled in Roof's case.Marchant also heard briefly from victims' family members, who at Roof's bond hearing in state court expressed statements of mercy and forgiveness despite his alleged crimes. On Friday, several relatives made similar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-31/not-guilty-plea-charleston-c
Across the Region

...warehouse as a new terminal.The challenge is before the state Court of Appeals, but the South Carolina Ports Authority asked...to court papers filed this week.In a motion filed in state court on Monday, the lawyers for Dylann Roof asked a judge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-29/across-region
Another probation company hit with civil rights lawsuit

...because he or she is indigent, neither Wayne County State Court nor the newly enacted Georgia law governing private probation...Senti nel provides probation services to Richmond County State Court.The initial 13 lawsuits led to a Georgia Supreme Court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-23/another-probation-comp
Former Nazi and Auschwitz camp soldier, now 94, convicted of his work at death camp in WWII

...landmark.The verdict, and presiding Judge Franz Kompisch's thorough and impassioned detailing of the Lueneburg state court's ruling, renewed hope of more 11th-hour prosecutions of former members of the SS who served at death camps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-15/former-nazi-and-auschwitz-camp-sold
Lawsuit against Sentinel Offender Services will remain in Richmond County for trial

...supervision ? to for-profit businesses.Sentinel holds the contract to provide probation services to the Richmond County State Court, which oversees the disposition of misdemeanor offenses, which includes nearly every traffic offense in Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-15/lawsuit-against-sentin
Suit filed in stun gun death

...handcuffed and told the officers several times he could not breathe, according to the lawsuit filed in Richmond County State Court.Sanderson approached Harvey, 39, at the Chevron Food Mart on Gordon Highway June 29, 2013 after Harvey flagged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-30/suit-filed-stun-gun-de
Sentinel Offender Services, a for-profit, private probation company, is hit with another civil rights lawsuit

...against Sentinel, the largest private probation company operating in Georgia and the for-profit firm contracted by the State Court in Augusta.Walker came under Sentinel's control because of her Douglas County convictions for driving while license...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-25/sentinel-offender-serv
Suspect displayed apartheid-era patches

...recently, Konzny said. It was stained because he had worked at a landscaping and pest control business, she said. State court records for Roof as an adult show a felony drug arrest from March that was pending against him and a misdemeanor trespassing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-18/suspect-displayed-apartheid-
NCAA approves changes to shot clock, timeouts in basketball

...arraignment hearing has been set for Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer.The case will be heard July 29 in Fulton County State Court. Budenholzer faces misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence alcohol less safe and defective or no taillights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-08/ncaa-approves-changes-sho