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Jennings takes lead in judgeship race

...precincts counted at 12:10 a.m. today, Judge William D. Jennings III was winning Richmond County's only contested...precincts reporting Chief Judge of Civil/Magistrate William D. Jennings III 66% Ben Jackson 34% Mr. Jackson has said he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/08/met_299463.shtml
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Portrait of Augusta legal icon John H. Ruffin Jr. unveiled at courthouse

...justice, equality, fairness ? and laughter, Brown said.Richmond County Civil and Magistrate Chief Judge William D. Jennings III spoke of the beatings Ruffin inflicted in the courtroom while both were practicing attorneys. "And I still carry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-11-06/portrait-augusta-legal
Owner pays steep price when dogs kill city goats

...been ordered to pay more than $2,830 in fines, fees and restitution.Chief Civil and Magistrate Court Judge William D. Jennings III sentenced Michael Todd Robinson late last month to 12 months' probation, which terminated upon his payment of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-02/owner-pays-steep-price
Masters Week sees few arrests

...unsuccessful and led police on a chase before being apprehended.Charges were dropped after his lawyer told Judge William D. Jennings III that his client had suffered a great deal of embarrassment, had lost his Masters badge as a result and the meter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-13/masters-week-sees-few-
Child abuse charge in toddler's death could be upgraded to homicide

...serious charge.At the conclusion of a preliminary hearing Tuesday in Richmond County Civil Court, Chief Judge William D. Jennings III ruled that probable cause existed to bind over Mary Katherine Smith on a charge of cruelty to children in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-12/child-abuse-charge-tod
Four students, parent get sent to jail

...was out Monday. He was stuck in jail. Mr. Bland, 17, was one of four students whom Magistrate Court Judge William D. Jennings III sent to jail Thursday for disrupting schools in Richmond County. The judge also ordered jail time for a parent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/05/met_449418.shtml
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Thefts lead to 1 arrest, 2 firings

...of the Richmond County Civil and Magistrate Court Clerk's office, the top clerk has been fired. Chief Judge William D. Jennings III said Wednesday that Mandy Rhodes, 29, was fired upon her arrest for stealing from the office, and the clerk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/11/met_112110.shtml
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Lawyer announces his run for judge's seat

...qualified with the Richmond County Republican Party to be a candidate Thursday. He is opposing Democrat incumbent William D. Jennings III, chief judge of Richmond County Civil and Magistrate Court. "I feel like I have the experience and the temperament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/28/met_289334.shtml
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Judge: Firing not in vengeance

...Mrs. Butler was placed on paid administrative leave Friday, after a disagreement with her boss, Chief Judge William D. Jennings III. Her last day of pay will be Sept. 17. "I terminated her because she didn't follow instructions," Judge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/29/met_266666.shtml
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Local Election Day 2012 Winners

...WINNER - Steven B. Kendrick-D *CORONER: Grover F. Tuten-D *CHIEF JUDGE, CIVIL AND MAGISTRATE COURT: William D. Jennings III-D *PRESIDING JUDGE, CIVIL AND MAGISTRATE COURT: H. Scott Allen-D *PROBATE JUDGE: Harry B. James III-DSOLICITOR-GENERAL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-11-06/election-day-2