Tag Archives: Georgia Supreme Court

Supreme Court rules for Joe Rogers Jr. in Waffle House sex tape case

In a sensational sex tape case, the Georgia Supreme Court ruled mostly in favor of Waffle House Chairman Joe Rogers Jr. . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , Joe Rogers Jr. , Northside Hospital , sex tape , Waffle House

Supreme Court says audio recordings of a trial can’t be copied

Georgia Supreme Court rules against the producers of a podcast focusing on a controversial murder case . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , open records decision , state law on street gangs

Ga. Supreme Court upholds state’s Certificate of Need law

The state’s Certificate of Need law is ruled to be constitutional by the Georgia Supreme Court . . .

Tags: certificate of need , Georgia Supreme Court , Monty Veazey

Political Notes — Still not much enthusiasm among the leadership for casinos

House Speaker David Ralston sends a discouraging signal to the casino/resort industry interests about casino gambling . . .

Tags: Bobby Christine , Casey Cagle , casino gambling , Clay Tippins , David Ralston , Georgia Supreme Court , Matthew Gambill , Rick Jeffares , Walter C. Jones

Supreme Court rules Fulton official not entitled to his old job

Georgia Supreme Court rules against a person who was not reinstated to his job as Fulton County’s finance director . . .

Tags: Fulton County Commission , Georgia Supreme Court , Patrick O'Connor

Supreme Court names four new members of JQC

The Georgia Supreme Court announces its appointments to the restructured Judicial Qualifications Commission . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , JQC

Ga. Supreme Court hears challenge to Certificate of Need law

Two Cartersville physicians are trying to have all of Georgia’s certificate of need regulations declared unconstitutional . . .

Tags: certificate of need , constitutional challenge , Georgia Supreme Court

Court approves Georgia’s tax exemption for private school scholarships

The justices reject a challenge to the state program that provides a tax exemption for donations to private school scholarship funds . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , private school scholarship funds , tax exemption

Court upholds 20-week abortion ban, says state can’t be sued

State Supreme Court upholds a lower court decision to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Georgia’s abortion law . . .

Tags: abortion ban , Georgia Supreme Court , sovereign immunity

Supreme Court upholds use of local taxes on motor fuel

The Georgia Supreme Court says a lower court was correct in dismissing a lawsuit filed by several motor carriers against the state revenue department . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , motor fuel tax