28, Feb 2015 - Dekalb, GA Last member of 15-person tax fraud ring sentenced
The final member of what prosecutors described as a 15-person tax fraud ring was sentenced to two years in prison Monday after pleading guilty to violating Georgiaâ€™s Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.
26, Feb 2015 - DeKalb County, Georgia, Selects Tyler Technologiesâ€™ Court Case Management Software
Tyler Technologies, Inc. has signed an agreement with DeKalb County, Georgia, to implement Tylerâ€™s OdysseyÂ® court case management solution. The contract, valued at appr
26, Feb 2015 - Dekalb, GA Georgia Men Sentenced to Life in Craigslist Slaying of Local Man
Two men convicted of killing a man they lured with a fake Craigslist ad for an iPhone have been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
25, Feb 2015 - Channel 2 investigates local police departments' use of body cameras
A bill in the Georgia Legislature would require every police officer in Georgia to wear a body camera.Â Some departments already are using them and large departments like DeKalb and Atlanta are testing them now.Â After the 2014 incidents in Ferguson, Missouri and New York City, police departments nationwide started using body cameras to document crimes and protect themselves from citizen ...
12, Oct 2014 - Court rules for Brookhaven in strip club fight
Georgia's highest court has ruled a city can ban adult entertainment businesses that sell alcohol. In a unanimous opinion published Monday, the Georgia Supreme Court upheld a DeKalb County court's dismissal of a lawsuit filed against Brookhaven by the Pink Pony strip club.
12, Oct 2014 - Local strip club loses in state Supreme Court
The Georgia Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that Brookhavenâ€™s Sexually Oriented Business ordinance does not unconstitutionally infringe upon Pink Ponyâ€™s free speech rights and the city was not bound by a 2001 settlement agreement between the club and DeKalb County.
11, Oct 2014 - Dekalb, GA Judge changes ruling on north Ga. man banished to Ware County
ATLANTA (AP) â€“ A Georgia man who fired a gun at a home and was later banished from most of the state can live with his mother, but is not alâ€¦
11, Oct 2014 - Dekalb, GA Former Ga. state senator to be freed from custody
A former state senator from Georgia will be released from the custody of the federal prison system.
11, Oct 2014 - Pink Pony's case against Brookhaven dismissed by Georgia Supreme Court; city can ban adult busi
The Georgia Supreme Court today delivered bad news to the Pink Pony and countless wide-eyed conventioneers today by siding with a lower court in the strip club's legal battle against Brookhaven. The state's high court unanimously upheld a DeKalb County's court decision to dismiss the Pink Pony's lawsuit against the city, thereby giving Brookhaven the right to ban adult businesses that sell ...
10, Oct 2014 - Dekalb, GA Is Angela Coates The New Jeremy Meeks? Mugshot Of Former 'Jet' Beauty Goes Viral
Is Angela Coates the new Jeremy Meeks? The 22-year-oldâ€™s mug shot has gone viral after the former Jet â€śBeauty of the Weekâ€ť was arrested in Dekalb County, Georgia, last month for disorderly conduct. With a bail set at $360, many fans on social media offered to pay her legal fee simply because she is so attractive. Angela Coates mugshot gets Male admirers trooling,some even offered to pay her bail ...
10, Oct 2014 - Dekalb, GA Georgia man sentenced to 20 years in 2013 school shooting
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A man who fired an AK-47 in a suburban Atlanta elementary school in 2013 before a school clerk convinced him to put his gun down and turn himself in pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Tuesday. Michael Brandon Hill, 21, pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and other charges and received a 40-year sentence, half of which he will be able ...
08, Oct 2014 - Man pleads guilty in investment scam that included DeKalb megachurch
A man who targeted church groups across Georgia pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court to defrauding hundreds of victims of their retirement savings.
03, Apr 2014 - Ga. high court disbars former congresswoman
ATLANTA (AP) The Georgia Supreme Court has disbarred a former U.S. representative who previously served as a state court judge in DeKalb County. In a 4-to-2 decision published Friday, the high court concluded Denise Majette violated the Rules of Professional Conduct.
02, Apr 2014 - Ga. high court disbars former US representative
The Georgia Supreme Court has disbarred a former U.S. representative who previously served as a state court judge in DeKalb County.