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June 13

June 13, 2010 --

Georgia relying more on feds to pay state bills Gwinnett commissioner rarely says no to development McIntosh County put SPLOST cash into general fund

Brain injuries remain undiagnosed in thousands of soldiers

Brain injuries remain undiagnosed in thousands of soldiers
June 12, 2010 --

The military medical system is failing to diagnose brain injuries in troops who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, many of whom receive little or no treatment for lingering health problems, an investigation by ProPublica and NPR has found. Tens of thousands of troops with mild traumatic brain injuries have gone uncounted, according to unpublished military research obtained by ProPublica and NPR. “When someone’s missing a limb, you can see that,” said Sgt. William Fraas, a Bronze Star recipient. “When someone has a brain injury, you can’t see it, but it’s still serious.”

June 12

June 12, 2010 --

Clayton school board to vote on censure of Goree State Election Board reprimands Carroll County NAACP

Court upholds firing of DeKalb police chief

Court upholds firing of DeKalb police chief
June 11, 2010 --

DeKalb County acted properly in firing police chief Terrell Bolton for insubordination and improper use of county vehicles, a Superior Court judge has ruled. Even if it hadn’t, Judge Robert J. Castellani ruled Thursday, Bolton took too long to respond to a motion to dismiss his appeal.

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

June 10

June 10, 2010 --

CRCT failures rise at schools suspected of cheating New details emerge in Roethlisberger case Tybee police chief suspended, 3 cops resign in Tasing of autistic teen New counsel hired for Forsyth County ethics complaint Hearing on school seclusion ban draws applause, calls to do more State investigating ethics complaint against Deal

June 9

June 9, 2010 --

Two APD officers fired over Kathryn Johnston’s death Mayor: Airport dinner raises ethics concerns Accuser wary of Roethlisberger’s temper Court fee hike staggers justice system Cherokee couple’s mortgage case leads to $108M FTC settlement Ga. high court tosses lawyer’s 2nd suspension request Ambulance company wants DeKalb 911 audit; CEO says no Forsyth candidate has 2 homestead […]

June 8

June 8, 2010 --

ATL school employees will be referred for testing violations DeKalb parents blast school board on oversight

June 7

June 7, 2010 --

Court dismisses Fulton murder charge over 5-year delay Deal’s gay-adoption claim against Handel is quite a stretch