Tag Archives: Dwight Brown

Political Notes — Spencer yanks controversial anti-burqa bill

Stung by criticisms from his own Republican colleagues in the legislature, Rep. Jason Spencer withdraws his anti-Muslim legislation . . .

Tags: anti-burqa bill , Cobb EMC , Dwight Brown , Jason Spencer , PSC , racketeering charges , Stan Wise

Political Notes — Kemp says more than 700,000 have already voted

Early voting in Georgia passes the 700,000 mark, with nearly two weeks to go . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Dwight Brown , early voting , Sam Olens

Supreme Court upholds charges against former head of Cobb EMC

The racketeering indictment of former Cobb EMC chief executive officer Dwight Brown is upheld by a majority of the Georgia Supreme Court . . .

Tags: Cobb EMC , criminal indictment , Dwight Brown , Georgia Supreme Court , roy barnes

Supreme Court tosses early indictment of former Cobb EMC chief

The Georgia Supreme Court agrees that a grand jury indictment of former Cobb EMC head Dwight Brown should have thrown out because it was not returned in open court . . .

Tags: Cobb EMC , Dwight Brown , Georgia Supreme Court , indictment quashed , open court

Charges upheld against former Cobb EMC head

Georgia Court of Appeals upholds the indictment of former Cobb EMC head Dwight Brown, clearing the way for his prosecution on racketeering charges . . .

Tags: Cobb EMC , Dwight Brown , Georgia Court of Appeals , racketeering charges

Locked courthouse could derail trial of former Cobb EMC head

The Supreme Court mulls the quashed indictment of former Cobb EMC chief Dwight Brown . . .

Tags: Cobb EMC , David Nahmias , Dwight Brown , Georgia Supreme Court , Harold Melton , John Floyd , roy barnes

Two years later, Supreme Court considers the indictment of Cobb EMC chief

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments concerning a 2011 indictment of former Cobb EMC chief Dwight Brown that was later thrown out . . .

Tags: Bob Flournoy , Cobb EMC , Dwight Brown , George Kreeger , indictment , roy barnes

Political Notes – Deal wants to consolidate some small agencies

Gov. Nathan Deal will propose eliminating or consolidating several smaller state agencies in his next budget . . .

Tags: Chip Rogers , Cobb EMC , consolidation , Dwight Brown , Hank Huckaby , Judge Robert Flournoy , Nathan Deal , roy barnes , Tom Graves

Wise stays on PSC as Cobb EMC picks new CEO

Stan Wise is not the pick for the CEO’s position at Cobb EMC, meaning he will remain as chairman of the Public Service Commission . . .

Tags: Chip Nelson , Cobb EMC , Dwight Brown , Public Service Commission , Stan Wise

Political Notes – Former Cobb EMC chief indicted again

Dwight Brown is indicted for the second time this year by a Cobb County grand jury on theft and racketeering charges related to his management of Cobb EMC; the state investigation into allegations of test cheating in the Dougherty County school system will continue . . .

Tags: Albany schools , cheating investigation , Cobb EMC , Dwight Brown , racketeering indictment , roy barnes , Stan Wise