Child molestation case against child psychologist in limbo

...over the case, granted McPherson's release on a $200,000 bond Aug. 16, 2011.McPherson was licensed in 1990 in Georgia to practice psychology. His license expired Dec. 31, 2012, according to the Secretary of State's office.

State reviewing Richmond voter purges

...the elections division of the Georgia Secretary of State's office after a breach of a federal rule regarding the maintenance...According to Jared Thomas, spokesman for the secretary of state's office, "the vast majority" of the voters moved improperly...

Copenhaver served as mayor for nine years without controversy

...devote his time to consulting, and Copenhaver Consulting LLC was registered this month with the Georgia Secretary of State's office.The soon-to-be former mayor said in an interview that the reality of leaving is beginning to hit home. In a...

Lieutenant governor candidates Repub­lican Henry McMaster, Democrat Bakari Sellers debate experience, vision

...three required duties: presiding over the state Senate, taking over for the governor if needed, and overseeing the state's Office on Aging.McMaster has been a strong advocate of Haley since losing to her in the 2010 gubernatorial primary. He...

SC fines telemarketer $1 million

...Strategic Fundraising, Inc., a professional solicitor, that ran afoul of South Carolina law.The S.C. Secretary of State's office announced a $1 million fine this week against Strategic Fundraising, Inc. for various violations of the Solicitation...

Crowdfunding backers hope to raise interest

...site Kickstarter ? where people have contributed toward albums, movies and products.Georgia's Secretary of State's office created the rule ? known as the Invest Georgia Exemption ? in December 2011. Without it, companies can raise money...

28 forged documents uncovered in probe of Georgia voter registration group, investigator says

...far uncovered 28 forged documents with 26 more considered suspicious, the chief investigator with the Secretary of State's Office said Wednesday.Investigator Chris Harvey said the probe of the New Georgia Project is far from complete, noting...

Hancock County's historic courthouse burns

...records are stored online and have not been affected, said Jared Thomas, a spokesman for the Georgia secretary of state's office. Court records are also backed up on computers.The Macon Telegraph and the Associated Press contributed to this...

North Augusta group named to list of efficient charities

...administrators.This year, the South Carolina Secretary of State's office pointed to charities that spent 80 percent or more...deputy general counsel of the S.C. Secretary of State's office. She said the details originated with the organizations...

Historic Augusta accused of fraud by Goodale House owner

...000 check on Jan. 22, 2013."I was blown away," said Sims, who mailed a report Friday to the Secretary of State's office, the Georgia agency that monitors nonprofit activity. "It's unethical and laws have been violated."In his...