Judicial watchdog bill clears hurdle

6:17 pm Mar. 20, 2017

It took three votes, but the Senate Judiciary Committee has finally approved legislation to reconstitute the state’s judicial watchdog agency and correct unintended problems lawmakers caused a year ago.

Last week, during a lengthy hearing on

Atlanta lawyer has ambitious plan for vets

10:47 am Aug. 5, 2016

With so many veterans living below or just above the poverty line, lawyers can make a difference by helping resolve their legal problems and turning their lives around, the incoming president of the American Bar

Woman goes to doctor for discolored toenail, ends up dead

8:42 am Jul. 21, 2016

When Ok Hui Smith sought out medical care for a discolored toenail, a McDonough doctor prescribed her the drug Nizoral.

Four months later, the 78-year-old woman, who’d been married 50 years

and had 17 grandchildren, was hospitalized