Fri., October 11, 2013 8:40am
SunTrust Banks Inc. says it has agreed to cash payments and consumer relief totaling more than $1 billion to settle claims over its handling of...
Thu., May 30, 2013 8:30am
A state lawmaker says elections for Macon-Bibb County's consolidated government will likely be held in November after the Department of Justice...
Mon., July 30, 2012 3:59pm
Federal officials say they plan to monitor Tuesday's primary election in two Georgia counties to ensure compliance with the Voting Rights Act of...
Thu., July 26, 2012 7:38am
Federal officials have entered into an agreement with Randolph County to improve all aspects of civic life for people with disabilities. The...
Thu., July 12, 2012 3:02pm
Georgia’s Secretary of State has come up with a plan to ensure the state is complying with federal election law regarding absentee ballots in the...
Fri., July 6, 2012 3:05pm
A federal judge has ordered Georgia's Secretary of State to extend the deadline to accept absentee ballots from military service members, their...
Fri., June 22, 2012 12:01pm
The federal government has sent a letter to Georgia officials saying the state's schedule for runoff elections violates federal law on overseas...
Tue., June 19, 2012 8:00am
The Justice Department has approved new district voting maps for Bibb County's school district. But the decision now raises questions about...
Tue., June 12, 2012 1:06pm
The U.S. Department of Justice has approved Chatham County’s new school board and county commission district maps.
Mon., May 14, 2012 7:00am
The Justice Department is investigating two former prosecutors with the U.S. Attorney's office in Atlanta in connection with allegations of...