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Ga. inmate sues prison over rape

...Chattanooga Times Free Press reports that Atlanta-based attorney McNeill Stokes filed an amended complaint in U.S. District Court on July 15, taking over the civil case that the inmate started himself in April.The inmate is suing Hays State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-31/ga-inmate-sues-prison-over-r
Wilson, Seahawks agree on extension

...resolve their dispute over Tom Brady's suspension by Sept. 4.The league and union filed a joint letter in U.S. District Court on Friday proposing a ruling by that date in Brady's lawsuit against the league seeking to have his four-game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-07-31/wilson-seahawks-agree-extensi
Bottom line

...East or returned to the United States to carry out an even more heinous act of terrorism.Davis' attorney asked U.S. District Court Judge J. Randal Hall for a lighter sentence, based on leniency shown to others whose attempts to join terrorists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-31/bottom-line
Judge doesn't want Tom Brady case in court

A U.S. District Court judge on Thursday ordered the NFL and NFL Players Association to try to resolve their differences over New England Patriots quarterback...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-07-30/judge-doesnt-want-tom-brady-c
Aid to Islamic State ends with maximum penalty for Augusta man

...which there is no parole, Leon Nathan Davis III, 37, will remain on supervised release the rest of his life, U.S. District Court Judge J. Randal Hall ordered.Davis pleaded guilty May 27. He has been in custody since his arrest Nov. 24...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-28/aid-islamic-state-ends
Life sentence recommended for peanut executive in salmonella outbreak

...scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 21 by a federal judge in Albany, Ga. Prosecutors filed a legal brief Wednesday in U.S. District Court revealing that the U.S. Pro ba tion Office, which prepares pre-sentencing reports to help guide federal judges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-23/life-sentence-recommended-
Man convicted of malicious damage to Howard's Rock

...sexual battery have agreed to a tentative trial date in the spring of 2017.According to documents filed with the U.S. District Court's Middle District, representatives for Winston and accuser Erica Kinsman estimate a jury trial in Orlando, Fla...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-07-23/man-convicted-malicious-d
Tom Brady's suspension upheld

...collective bargaining agreement."Moments after announcing Goodell's decision, the league filed action in U.S. District Court in New York against the union, saying the NFL commissioner has the right under the labor agreement to hand out such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-28/tom-bradys-suspension-upheld
Another probation company hit with civil rights lawsuit

...sixth federal lawsuit against a for-profit company overseeing misdemeanor probationers was filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Brunswick against Providence Commu nity Corrections.The lawsuit, which seeks class-action status, was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-23/another-probation-comp
Judge hears arguments in suit against private probation firm

...for-profit private probation company survives the first major legal hurdle is now up to a judge.Sitting in U.S. District Court in Augusta, Judge Dud ley H. Bowen Jr. heard arguments from both sides Monday in the suit filed by Philip Keen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-27/judge-hears-arguments-