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State commission in crisis

Monday's firing of Holly LaBerge is only the latest disruption at the state ethics commission she headed.The question now is whether the selection of her replacement will be used as an opportunity to put the tiny agency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-14/state-commission-cris
Georgia ethics chief fired

ATLANTA - The head of the state ethics commission has been fired less than a week after a judge fined her $10,000 for withholding key documents in a lawsuit against the agency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-08/georgia-ethics-chief-fired
Georgia ethics agency chief placed on administrative leave with pay after being fined by judge

ATLANTA - The head of the state ethics commission was placed on administrative leave with pay Friday, two days after a judge fined her $10,000 for failing to turn over key documents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-05/georgia-ethics-agency-chief-p
Georgia ethics commission fires director Holly LaBerge

ATLANTA - The head of the state ethics commission was fired Monday, less than a week after a judge fined her $10,000 for not turning over key documents in a lawsuit against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-08/georgia-ethics-commission-fir
Georgia ethics chief placed on leave

ATLANTA - The head of the state ethics commission has been placed on administrative leave with pay, a few days after she was fined by a judge for failing to turn over key documents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-05/georgia-ethics-chief-pla
$20,000 in sanctions issued in Georgia ethics case

...ATLANTA - A judge imposed fines of $10,000 each on the Georgia attorney general's office and the head of the state ethics commission Wednesday, saying they had failed to turn over key documents in a lawsuit against the commission.Fulton County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-03/20000-sanctions-issued-g
AG defends actions of state lawyers in ethics case

ATLANTA - State lawyers handling a lawsuit against the state ethics commission were dealing with a "difficult client" who acted inappropriately in withholding key documents, Attorney General Sam Olens said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-04/ag-defends-actions-state-lawy
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