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NFL asks court to reject Peterson suit

...Association's lawsuit on behalf of suspended Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, with a Friday filing in U.S. District Court that argued the lawsuit should be thrown out.Attorneys for the league, in a 35-page filing, wrote that U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-01-16/nfl-asks-court-reject-peterso
Private probation civil rights case headed to trial this spring

...possible probation violation.Over the next five years, McGee's civil case moved at a snail's pace through U.S. District Court and the federal appeals court in Atlanta before it was returned to Richmond County Superior Court. Annis transferred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-15/private-probation-civi
MetLife to challenge 'too-big-to-fail' tag

...Federal Reserve. Its primary regulator has been New York state.MetLife said Tuesday that it will file with the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to overturn the Financial Stability Oversight Council's designation of the New York...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-13/metlife-challenge-too-big-
Most Norfolk Southern lawsuits settled in Graniteville tragedy

...employees who lost their jobs after the plant closed were unsuccessful in their lawsuit.According to court records, U.S. District Court Judge Margaret B. Seymour ruled that there was no direct or special relationship between the railroad company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-03/most-norfolk-southern-lawsuit
The Way We Were: Fort Gordon

What do movie star Robert Duvall, U.S. District Court Judge Dudley Bowen and Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal all have in common?You're right if you know they all served in the Army at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-21/way-we-were-fort-gordon
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-
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