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April 13

April 13, 2011 --

Senate OKs sale of out-of-state health policies Ex-prosecutor to probe Gwinnett schools’ land deals Sen. Staton hands off GOP whip duties amid e-mail allegations Columbus rec services manager faces firing Suit challenges Augusta’s purchasing practices Legis committee recommends hiking JQC budget House OKs bills to close ethics loopholes OSHA fines Doraville hair, beauty supply businesses

Feb. 2

February 2, 2011 --

Land deals crumble into cries of fraud AT&T accused of iPhone data overcharges Staff payroll under Deal up 30% Proposal would limit lobbying by agencies

Oct. 27

October 27, 2010 --

Gwinnett grand jury blasts land deals New investigation into security at Fulton courthouse Fired ATL jail chief rehired at water dept. 80% Ga. high school graduation rate disputed Fulton Co. sends out 234 ballots in error — twice Columbus backs down on firing assistant parks director Ruling on Austin Scott’s divorce records delayed til December

Oct. 6

October 6, 2010 --

Gwinnett grand jury may indict commissioners in probe of land deals Supreme Court denies Ga. death penalty appeal Analysis: LNG trucking disaster could endanger Savannah hospitals, schools Carroll County to pay $100K+ in EPD fines Bad appraisals, loans caused Appalachian Community Bank to fail

Oct. 4

October 4, 2010 --

Prior suit may signal fate of cases against Eddie Long Accused lawyer: Former secretary was informant Gwinnett grand jury to wrap up probe of land deals 4 violate Warner Robins nepotism policy

Feb. 10

February 10, 2010 --

Suspicious CRCT test scores widespread in state Coweta DUI suspect dies after 14 hours in restraint chair Gwinnett commissioner refuses to testify on land deals Outsourcing is increasing, not lowering state’s IT costs Firefighters say dispatchers share blame for fatal Dunwoody fire Report: Illegals working on Cobb County courthouse State: MARTA elevator had history of […]

Nov. 10

November 10, 2009 --

Ga. insurer loaned $10M to CEO before being liquidated Imperial Sugar won’t discuss yearlong probe of 2008 refinery disaster N. Ga. judge charged with misconduct Former midstate judge charged with sexual battery Winder teacher sues, forced to resign over Facebook page Grand jury selected for Gwinnett land deals Judge tosses suit against Fulton Development Authority […]

Nov. 3

November 3, 2009 --

Gwinnett appraiser, law firm in land deals linked PSC: Buses carrying Morehouse band may have operated illegally Georgia banks left out of rescue efforts, group says United Healthcare fined $750K Clayton schools can keep accreditation “Able” Mable Thomas pocket $1,500 from Norwood

Gwinnett impanels special grand jury to investigate land deals

Gwinnett impanels special grand jury to investigate land deals
September 24, 2009 --

Gwinnett County judges have created a special grand jury to investigate land purchases by county government, including parks and sites for libraries, highways and baseball. D.A. Danny Porter said he has already assembled details of 41 parkland buys since 2005, to be followed by particulars on purchases for libraries, rights of way and other property — “probably” including the $5 million purchase of 12 acres for the minor-league Gwinnett Braves’ stadium.

Sept. 15

September 15, 2009 --

Gwinnett DA seeks special grand jury for county land deals Eaves seeks council seat 20 years after bribery conviction Roberta police officers serve jail time on weekends, but still on force weekdays State inquires on Albany taxpayers group

Aug. 2

August 2, 2009 --

Gwinnett’s $37 million land deals questioned Atlanta police suspensions add up in time, pay Documents: Imperial sugar refinery hazards reduced before blast Legislator: Trade-school agency ‘deserves F’ in oversight Kennesaw State professor files discrimination suit