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Supreme Court restores Ellis’ law license

Former DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis is reinstated as a lawyer by the Georgia Supreme Court . . .

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Supreme Court reverses Burrell Ellis conviction

DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis is entitled to a new trial on his fraud and extortion charges, the Georgia Supreme Court rules . . .

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Political Notes — Burrell Ellis case comes before the Supreme Court

Former DeKalb CEO Burrell Ellis, who’s already been released from prison, will have the appeal of his extortion and perjury convictions heard by the Georgia Supreme Court . . .

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Court suspends Burrell Ellis’ law license

Convicted DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis receives a suspension of his law license rather than disbarment from the Georgia Supreme Court . . .

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Political Notes – Ellis gets a light sentence in DeKalb

Former DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis is sentenced to 18 months in prison on extortion and perjury charges . . .

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Ellis convicted on perjury, extortion charges

A DeKalb Superior Court jury convicts suspended CEO Burrell Ellis on three counts of perjury, one count of extortion . . .

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The Clash of Titans Must End

A retired federal prosecutor takes a look at the mistrial of DeKalb County’s indicted CEO, Burrell Ellis . . .

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Deal suspends Ellis, replaces him with May

The governor removes Burrell Ellis as DeKalb County CEO and replaces him with county Commissioner Lee May . . .

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Decision due on DeKalb CEO by ‘end of the week’

Gov. Nathan Deal says he’ll announce his decision on the suspension and replacement of DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis by the end of the week . . .

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Ellis should go, panel recommends

Gov. Nathan Deal will have to decide whether to follow a recommendation to suspend DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis from office . . .

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