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  • Wed., June 27, 2012 12:00pm
    The new law is projected to save the state tens of millions of dollars in correctional spending. But concern remains about upfront costs of putting...
  • Wed., May 2, 2012 3:33pm
    Governor Nathan Deal signed into law comprehensive sentencing reform legislation. The new law makes penalties tougher for career criminals while low...
  • Fri., December 16, 2011 9:27am
    A powerful south Georgia judge who is facing misconduct allegations has more time to respond to ethics violations. the Judicial Qualifications...
  • Tue., December 13, 2011 3:37pm
    The state's judicial watchdog agency has filed new charges against the judge who oversaw the state's largest drug court. The Judicial...
  • Thu., November 17, 2011 3:56pm
    A Glynn County judge facing charges from the state’s Judicial Qualification Commission will no longer hear criminal cases or preside over the state’s...
  • Thu., November 10, 2011 7:31am
    A powerful Georgia judge is being charged with ethical misconduct by a state agency that says she abused her power by mistreating drug court...
  • Fri., April 15, 2011 5:57pm
    A South Georgia Superior Court court judge is publicly confronting accusations made by public radio's This American Life. Host Ira Glass...
  • Tue., March 29, 2011 2:04pm
    Two new reports are casting doubt on the effectiveness of drug courts. Governor Nathan Deal wants more drug courts in Georgia. He says, they reduce...
  • Tue., February 1, 2011 4:48pm
    Gov. Deal is pushing more alternative programs for non-violent drug offenders. It's a way to deal with the state's staggering prison...