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  • PSC member seeks opinion on legality of chairmanship

    PSC member seeks opinion on legality of chairmanship
    May 6, 2009 --

    A Georgia Public Service Commission member asked Attorney General Thurbert Baker today whether the commission’s vote for a two-year term for its new chairman was legal. Georgia law says PSC chairmen serve for one-year terms, but the PSC voted 3-2 Tuesday to name Stan Wise as new chair for two years. Another member — Doug […]

    DeKalb legislator told to pay $635,000 for legal malpractice

    DeKalb legislator told to pay $635,000 for legal malpractice
    May 6, 2009 --

    By JIM WALLS State Rep. Randal Mangham (right) should pay $625,000 in damages for legal malpractice, a DeKalb County jury concluded today. The jury awarded $435,000 in compensatory damages to plaintiff Karen Smith, a former client of Mangham’s, and $190,000 to her lawyers for attorney’s fees. That’s more than double the $293,000 Smith was awarded […]