Tag Archives: Sam Olens

Political Notes — Judge rejects lawsuit against Olens’ appointment

The last remaining legal challenge to the appointment of Sam Olens as Kennesaw State University president has been thrown out of court . . .

Tags: Georgia Department of Labor , KSU , Nathan Deal , Sam Olens

Supreme Court rules against internet payday lenders

The state attorney general’s office can proceed with a lawsuit against out-of-state internet payday lenders, the Georgia Supreme Court rules . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , payday lenders , Sam Olens

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

Despite protests from students and faculty, Olens is named KSU president

Attorney General Sam Olens moves to a new as Kennesaw State University president . . .

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Students crash regents’ meeting, protest Olens appointment

Protesting students demand a nationwide search for a new Kennesaw State president . . .

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Political Notes — Group starts late drive against JQC amendment

Civil rights group urge defeat of the constitutional amendment that would abolish the Judicial Qualifications Commission . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , constitutional amendment , JQC , kennesaw state , Sam Olens

Olens definitely will get KSU presidency

Sam Olens will definitely be appointed the new president of Kennesaw State University, officials confirmed . . .

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Olens edging closer to KSU presidency

Chancellor Hank Huckaby endorses A-G Sam Olens as KSU president without conducting a national search . . .

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Olens-KSU rumors surface again

Once again, rumors swirl that Attorney General Sam Olens will be appointed president of Kennesaw State and replaced as A-G by Chris Carr . . .

Tags: Chris Carr , Kennesaw Statew , Nathan Deal , Sam Olens

Olens sues in attempt to stop overtime payments

Attorney General Sam Olens and his colleagues are trying to stop a new federal rule that would make more salaried workers eligible for overtime pay . . .

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