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Dec. 31

December 31, 2010 --

Fulton County’s revolving jailhouse door Probe sought into release of trooper shooting suspect Athens spill devastates creek, raises troubling questions Former Ga. bank CEO banned Perdue replaces DNR critic of Oaky Woods purchase

Aug. 22

August 22, 2010 --

ATL superintendent loses shine Rash of judges stepping down after misconduct Numbers tell what lawmakers do, don’t — with Congressional report card Liens aim to collect Augusta officials’ back taxes Few signs of life in Athens creek after spill Be careful with your donations

Aug. 21

August 21, 2010 --

Lawyer to probe repercussions of judge-defender affair Cobb courthouse project has illegals … but they’re all Americans Earmarks hidden under political rhetoric PSC staff: Cut Atlanta Gas Light rates DeKalb rescinds termination of probation contract Judge rejects Augusta State student’s lawsuit Chemical company sued over creek spill Inspector discusses violations at Kellogg’s plant Bowers, Wilson […]

EPA weighing sanctions against BP’s U.S. operations

May 22, 2010 --

Officials at the Environmental Protection Agency are considering whether to bar BP from receiving government contracts, a move that would ultimately cost the company billions in revenue and could end its drilling in federally controlled oil fields. Over the past 10 years, BP has paid tens of millions of dollars in fines and been implicated in four separate instances of criminal misconduct that could have prompted this far more serious action. Until now, the company’s executives and their lawyers have fended off such a penalty by promising that BP would change its ways. That strategy may no longer work.