Tag Archives: Georgia Court of Appeals

Political Notes – Peterson, Mercier, Rickman can breathe a little easier

At long last, Gov. Nathan Deal swears in the three newest members of the Georgia Court of Appeals . . .

Tags: Georgia Court of Appeals , Jim Tudor , Mike Dudgeon , Nathan Deal , Sharon Springs

Mercier, Peterson, Rickman appointed to Court of Appeals

Gov. Nathan Deal fills three newly authorized seats on the Georgia Court of Appeals . . .

Tags: Amanda Mercier , Brian Rickman , Georgia Court of Appeals , Nels Peterson

Political Notes — Who will get those new seats on the Court of Appeals?

Eleven names have been recommended for the Georgia Court of Appeals; which three will Gov. Nathan Deal pick? . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , David Perdue , Georgia Court of Appeals , Johnny Isakson , Nathan Deal appointments , Peanut Poll , sanctuary cities

JNC finalizes recommendations for new Appeals Court slots

The Judicial Nominating Commission forwards the names of 11 judges and lawyers to Gov. Deal for the appointment of three new members to the state Court of Appeals . . .

Tags: Georgia Court of Appeals , Judicial Nominating Commission , Nathan Deal

Political Notes – After some culling, more than 100 lawyers still want a judgeship

A lot of attorneys and lower-court judges are angling for one of the three new judgeships on the Georgia Court of Appeals . . .

Tags: Georgia Court of Appeals , Habersham County road paving , Jesse Petrea , Nathan Deal , Ralph David Abernathy III , Sam Olens , tax break , Waters of the U.S.

Political Notes – Who wants to be a judge? Who doesn’t?

Lawyers and judges are coming out of the woodwork to apply for one of the three vacancies on the Georgia Court of Appeals . . .

Tags: Carly Fiorina campaign team , Charlie Flemming , de-annexation , Deal appointments , Georgia Court of Appeals , Labor Day , Pierce County , tourism awards , Waycross

Court of Appeals reverses attempt to eliminate buffer zones

The Georgia Court of Appeals says state environmental officials cannot eliminate a 25-foot buffer zone that protects state waters from erosion and development . . .

Tags: buffer zones , EPD , Georgia Court of Appeals , Georgia River Network , Jud Turner

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

Deal names Asian-American judge to appellate court

Gov. Nathan Deal names the first Asian-American judge at the appellate court level in the state’s history . . .

Tags: Asian-American judge , Carla Wong McMillian , Georgia Court of Appeals , Nathan Deal

3 judges recommended for Court of Appeals slot

Gov. Nathan Deal is given a short list of three candidates who would replace Georgia Court of Appeals Judge Harris Adams . . .

Tags: Georgia Court of Appeals , Harris Adams , Judicial Nominating Commission , Nathan Deal