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Prison terms imposed for armed robbery conspiracy

The final defendant in an armed robbery conspiracy was sentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court.Saintwain R. Roberts, 25, was sentenced to six years and five months in prison for his role in the Oct. 10, 2013, robbery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-16/prison-terms-imposed-a
Apple wins class-action iPod lawsuit

...a billion-dollar class-action lawsuit over the price of its iPod music players.The eight-member jury in U.S. District Court rejected a claim by attorneys for consumers and iPod resellers, who argued that Apple's use of restrictive software...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-16/apple-wins-class-action-ip
Sweepstakes operators plead guilty to federal charges

...nearly a quarter-billion dollars.Bobby G. Mosley Sr. of Townville, S.C., pleaded guilty this week in U.S. District Court to a single count of operating an illegal gambling business. His company, Frontier Software Systems, pleaded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-06/sweepstakes-operators-
Businessman pleads not guilty to charges of money laundering

...Augusta businessman accused of bilking businesses and individuals out of $1.2 million pleaded not guilty Monday in U.S. District Court.Bennie W. Johnson, vice president of Benchris and Associates, made his first court appearance in connection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-02/businessman-pleads-not
Georgia Regents University hit with age-discrimination suit

...University staff who was fired last year has filed an age discrimination lawsuit.The Oct. 30 petition filed in U.S. District Court in Atlanta on behalf of Anthony W. Duva names as defendants the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-12/georgia-regents-univer
Ex-Gulfstream officer arrested

...Gulfstream's Long Beach and Las Vegas operations.Marvin Jay Caukin was held without bail after his initial appearance in U.S. District Court last Friday on charges of identity theft and conspiracy to launder money and commit mail fraud, according to FBI...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-12/ex-gulfstream-officers-arres
You Remembered: Surrey Center

...structure near the road appeared likely for demolition, and many of you remembered it as the White Horse Inn.U.S. District Court Judge Dudley Bowen Jr. recalled that it had motor-scooter delivery of various beverages all over The Hill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-03/you-remembered-surrey-center
Verizon sues Columbia County over rezoning for tower

...suit against Columbia County in federal court over the denial of a rezoning request.The lawsuit filed Friday in U.S. District Court alleges the county leadership's decision to deny Verizon's rezoning and special-use permit on Oct. 7 was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-12/verizon-sues-columbia-
Paraplegic veteran sues government for sponge left inside him after operation

...from a sponge left inside him after an operation at the Augusta VA hospital.Kenneth Dixon filed suit Tuesday in U.S. District Court against the United States of America.Dixon served during the Iraq War until a 2004 vehicle wreck left him with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-29/paraplegic-veteran-sue
Prison term imposed for attempted child molestation

...sentenced Thursday to 14 years in prison.John Frederick Tysarczyk Jr., 37, of Newport News, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in November to attempted online enticement of a minor.Tysarczyk came to Georgia on July 25 after having sexually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-25/prison-term-imposed-at