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After 10 years, Supremes disbar two ATL ambulance chasers

November 30, 2011 --

Two Atlanta attorneys who paid runners at least $276,000 over several years to bring them personal-injury clients were stripped of their right to practice law today by the Supreme Court of Georgia. Lawyers Steven C. Freedman and Thomas C. Sinowski, who had “zealously” litigated the case against them for 10 years, argued that even a one-year suspension was too much.

June 16

June 16, 2011 --

Beazer’s fired CEO gets multimillion $$$ payday ATL mayor vetoes cut in # of municipal court judges AHA board slashes Alisias contract, chastises CEO East Point bus co. still rolling despite safety sanctions Drivers upset police ticketing outside city limits Do Ga. schools discipline minority & poor kids more harshly? Textile plant sued over fish […]

April 8

April 8, 2011 --

Cobb EMC case generates $10M+ in legal fees UGA: No explicit process to discipline for harassment Conflict for judge in SCLC case?

Jan. 21

January 21, 2011 --

‘Culture of corruption’ leads to call for ethics reform ACRB recommends discipline for Eagle Raid cops — but is it enough? Governor receives land from bankrupt daughter EPD chief: Athens chemical spill mishandled Massage school accused of offering poor education with tax money Rep. Bishop takes heat over videos about black farmers’ settlement Why did […]

July 16

July 17, 2010 --

Oxendine donors deny link to favorable directive Ethics panel: Corporations may campaign for candidates Jury awards $88,500 in turtle case Ex-Clayton Co. chief seeks grand jury investigation of demotion Forsyth Co. planning director might face discipline for misconduct

July 8

July 8, 2010 --

Lawyers file final arguments in Troy Davis case 80 educators could face discipline in CRCT cheating probe Why YOU should vote for John Oxendine! Cobb grand jury criticizes transcript fees, urges further probe Columbia Co. commissioner questioned on alleged affair with county employee Report: Illegal immigration costs Ga. $2.4B Savannah alderman to join mayor on […]

June 25

June 25, 2010 --

Judge must decide whether Troy Davis proved innocence in cop killing 30 deputies face discipline in Clayton jail mishap State Ethics Commission investigating Forsyth County candidate

June 11

June 11, 2010 --

DA: Deputy caught Fayette judge, public defender having sex Review board: Discipline officers in Eagle raid Cheating investigation exonerates ATL firefighters Stockbridge mayor under investigation for cemetery clean-up

Nahmias chides State Bar — again — for flimsy discipline

Nahmias chides State Bar -- again -- for flimsy discipline
May 17, 2010 --

The Georgia Supreme Court, for the second time in two months, has told the State Bar to get tougher with lawyers who break the rules. In a unanimous decision, the high court today rejected a reprimand for a lawyer who used falsified documents in a personal injury case. Justice David Nahmias, in a 17-page concurring opinion, picked apart Nerrylle Manning-Wallace’s account of her actions and the bar’s rationale for going along with a reprimand for her.

April 18

April 18, 2010 --

Foster care fraught with private abuses, public excuses School finds undercounts in dropouts, discipline In SEC, UGA’s share of federal pork leaner Ga. teachers: A lifetime of job security changing? Angel Food Ministries’ work still in demand despite controversy Lobbyists, lawmakers hobnob days before Legislature convenes