Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...stop his lungs and heart. He became Georgia's second death row inmate to die by lethal injection since the state Supreme Court outlawed the electric chair last month. The procedure was stalled for about 15 minutes because prison staffers were...

Reinaldo Rivera | The Augusta Chronicle

...motion asking the judge to dismiss Reinaldo Rivera's petition for a writ of habeas corpus. An order by the Georgia Supreme Court to conduct a mental evaluation of serial killer Reinaldo Rivera is under review. Don't Miss Developments in...

Downtown stadium | The Augusta Chronicle

...s fees associated with a ... Augusta GreenJackets fans could catch a long home run ball from the Savannah River if North Augusta's plans for a riverfront stadium survive litigation pending in South Carolina Supreme Court. Don't Miss

Convicted killer wins some relief in prison term

...man's prison term, but he won't be leaving jail anytime soon, if ever.In an opinion released Monday, the Georgia Supreme Court ruled Joseph A. Thomas was fairly tried and convicted of murder, and multiple counts of aggravated assault and armed...

FanDuel, DraftKings embrace 'gambling' label overseas

...state. He ordered DraftKings and FanDuel to stop accepting in-state bets. DraftKings and FanDuel asked the state Supreme Court to nullify the order and declare the games legal.The international push for daily fantasy sports has been in the...

Faith on their sleeves: Universalist Unitarian clergy garb as individual as the church

...of the LGBT community. She bought a blue one with rainbow hearts and a rainbow chalice on it in celebration of the Supreme Court's ruling in favor of marriage equality. "I've worn this for weddings, too, because it has hearts on it...

Ordered to stop by state attorney general, 2 daily fantasy sports companies turn to NY court

...to shut down their operations and rule on the legality of their businesses.In separate complaints filed in state Supreme Court in Manhattan, FanDuel and DraftKings similarly ask a judge for an injunction, arguing that Attorney General Eric...

Confronting discrimination head-on

...having to defend at the U.S. Supreme Court what appears to be an indefensible...But on Monday, various U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared deeply troubled...Kentucky.We don't see how the Supreme Court can ignore the evidence. Admittedly...

Georgia Supreme Court hears arguments over judges filing briefs

...able to weigh in when the Georgia Supreme Court ruled last year on whether those...Judges filed a brief with the Supreme Court in favor of a practice called...The judges wanted to tell the Supreme Court that tolling provides a reason...

Rape victim's lawsuit against Select Specialty Hospital back on track

The Georgia Supreme Court has denied a request by Select Specialty Hospital to further appeal the rights of an Augusta woman to sue the hospital where she...