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Judge mulling sanctions in Georgia ethics trial

ATLANTA - A judge is mulling whether to sanction the Georgia attorney general's office, the state ethics commission and the commission's director for not turning over certain documents in a whistleblower trial after hearing arguments from all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-25/judge-mulling-sanctions-georg
Across Georgia

Ethics lawsuit costs continue to mountATLANTA - A lawsuit against the state ethics commission is still costing taxpayers despite a jury verdict earlier this year.Both sides will be back in court Monday to address claims...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-23/across-georgia
Across Georgia

ATLANTA - Lawyers for the former head of the state ethics commission is asking a judge to sanction the attorney general's office and others for not turning over documents in her lawsuit claiming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/across-georgia
Carter blasts Georgia governor over ethics complaint memo

ATLANTA - A memo by the head of the state ethics commission in which she claims an attorney for Gov. Nathan Deal threatened her agency during its investigation of complaints against the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-15/carter-blasts-georgia-governo
AG Olens declines Carter's request for new probe of Gov. Deal's 2010 ethics complaints

...financial disclosures. Those complaints have been at the center of three lawsuits filed in recent years against the state ethics commission by former employees who claim retaliation for work on the Deal investigation.Carter, a Democrat challenging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-27/ag-olens-declines-carters-request-n
Governor Nathan Deal shows gain in poll over GOP opponents Jason Carter, Andrew Hunt

...ethics. Carter and other Democratic candidates are repeatedly calling for a reopening of an investigation by the state ethics commission or attorney general of the governor's campaign spending four years ago. The commission levied a small fine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-26/poll-shows-nat
Georgia ethics commission hopes to focus on work

ATLANTA - It's been a tumultuous few years at Georgia's state ethics commission, which has been mired in staffing issues, lawsuits and allegations of outside influence.Now that the commission has opted to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-21/georgia-ethics-commissio
Advocates want ethics chief out

...watchdog group called for the resignation of the state ethics commission director Tuesday, citing her involvement in recent...without being exposed."Public awareness of the state ethics commission investigation may be low right now, Perry said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-18/advocates-want-ga-ethics-chi
Georgia ethics panel settles with 3 former employees

ATLANTA - The state ethics commission has settled for more than $1.8 million with three former employees who alleged retaliation related to an investigation of Gov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-13/georgia-ethics-panel-settles-
Columbia mayor's lawyer: Florida trip was personal

...is preparing documents to show the mayor's trip to Florida in 2010 was a personal business trip.But if the State Ethics Commission rules the trip was part of official government business, attorney Greg Harris told The State that he will file...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-13/columbia-mayors-lawyer-florid