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Dec. 17

December 17, 2011 --

State agrees to bolster public defender system Report: Evidence in DeKalb marching band suspensions credible State investigating Forsyth mayor’s race

April 9

April 9, 2011 --

Perdue starts business with former appointees Legislature poised to ‘reform’ public defender system Ousted CEO’s attorney returns fire on WellStar

Feb. 12

February 12, 2011 --

DFCS investigating 4 child deaths Bill seeks more accountability for struggling public defender system Mediation could end Eddie Long’s legal woes Synovus sued for fraud after NC golf development fizzles Feds: Ex-ATL cops lied about being on gamblers’ payroll DeKalb sheriff suspends 39 deputies for snow absences Austin Scott divorce papers now public

Sept. 9

September 9, 2010 --

Firm linked to Barnes did state business ATL overhauls beleaguered water dept. in wake of billing fiasco Perdue names Teilhet to lead troubled public defender system Judge upholds Fayette commissioner’s ethics violations Questionable commuting expense costing ATL taxpayers Rockdale candidate has history of court cases Workers voice ills outside Augusta VA hospital Warner Robins mayor […]

Gwinnett judge must assess ‘systemic breakdown’ in defender system

Gwinnett judge must assess 'systemic breakdown' in defender system
June 28, 2010 --

A Gwinnett County judge must decide whether “an actual breakdown in the entire public defender system” has denied an accused murderer a speedy trial, the Georgia Supreme Court ruled today. District Attorney Danny Porter indicted Khanh Dinh Phan in 2005, but the state has never paid lawyers hired to represent him in the killing of a Lilburn man and his 2-year-old son.

April 7

April 7, 2010 --

Georgia’s public defender system may return to county control DOJ takes over whistleblower suit against Waycross hospital

March 12

March 12, 2010 --

Officers posed with Roethlisberger hours before complaint Ex-Columbus judge’s court reporter not certified for nine months Former Dodge County sheriff pleads guilty to vote-buying Court rules Ken Hodges can’t be sued over Phoebe Putney case Property tax legislation clears Senate Brian Nichols case weighs on public defender system Contractor pays $800K settlement over Clean Water […]

Feb. 25

February 25, 2010 --

DeKalb superintendent temporarily steps down Fulton County grand jury to look into SCLC accounts Who’s to blame for GBI Crime Lab delays? High school tests to come under state scrutiny next Some DeKalb cops angry at county GA ethics panel gets name of tax deadbeat in House EPD, EPA get complaints of toxic wastes buried […]