Georgia death penalty provision sees new challenge

...intellectual disability beyond a reasonable doubt to be spared execution on those grounds.The lawsuit filed in Butts County Superior Court says a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in May bolsters arguments made by Georgia death row inmate Warren Lee Hill against...

Georgia Regents University student indicted in February shooting incident

...student accused of attempting to hit a campus police officer with his car was indicted Tuesday in Richmond County Superior Court.Donte Lavelle Stewart has been charged with aggravated assault, giving a false name to a law enforcement officer...

Augusta Property Transfers Database | The Augusta Chronicle

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Prison sentence imposed for Augusta man who accidentally shot best friend

...handgun pleaded guilty Wednesday to involuntary manslaughter.Dominique Sullivan also pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to two weapon violations. Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet sentenced Sullivan to serve eight years in prison...

Child molestation brings 25-year prison term

...girls was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison.Phillip J. Arceneaux, 43, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to aggravated sexual battery, child molestation and attempted child molestation. In addition to the prison term...

Across the region

...lawsuit against the former officers and city, the family's lawyer said Thursday.The lawsuit filed in Fulton County Superior Court says former East Point police sergeant Marcus Eberhart and former corporal Howard Weems used excessive force against...

Bond denied for Augusta man shot outside house during March 28 robbery attempt

...robbery and other charges, a judge ruled Wednesday.Shawn Doby, 22, has pleaded not guilty in Richmond County Superior Court in connection with a robbery of a mother and daughter on Thomas Lane, and the attempted robbery of a Thomas Lane resident...

Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...manages Public Information for the Sheriff's Office. Shawn Doby, 22, has pleaded not guilty in Richmond County Superior Court in connection with a robbery of a mother and daughter on Thomas Lane, and the attempted robbery of a Thomas Lane...

Trial begins for suspect in attacks, Paine rape

...she didn't, the man said, "he would kill me."Tate testified as the first witness Monday in Richmond County Superior Court in the trial of Jarius Dantzler. The 20-year-old is named in three indictments that accuse him of attacking three...

Man pleads guilty to assaults, gets life plus 20 years

...previously rejected opportunities to plead guilty before his trial on one of the cases began Monday in Richmond County Superior Court.The victim in the first case, Tiqwana Tate, testified Monday that she was awakened the morning of Feb. 16, 2013...