A Georgia city has agreed to stop making alleged victims in domestic violence cases pay fees when they decline to participate in prosecutions.
A man accused of killing a Florida priest in Georgia says he has reached an agreement with prosecutors that will spare him the death penalty.
Two Atlanta contractors have been sentenced to prison as part of an ongoing federal investigation into bribes paid for city contracts.
A former Georgia prison guard has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting three female inmates and making a bomb threat.
The U.S. Supreme Court granted a temporary stay of execution for a Georgia inmate whose attorneys argue that the 59-year-old black man's death sentence was tainted by a juror's racial bias.
A Georgia man who killed his sister-in-law 27 years ago is set to be executed Tuesday.
Two inmates accused of killing their guards on a Georgia prison bus three months ago were indicted Tuesday on multiple charges, including murder, and the state plans to seek the death penalty.
Three people face charges of inciting a riot and battery of an officer after violent clashes with campus police at Georgia Tech following a vigil for a student fatally shot by officers, a university spokesman said Tuesday.
Georgia Tech officials say three people were arrested during a protest after a vigil for a student who was fatally shot by campus police.
A Georgia death row inmate convicted of killing his sister-in-law 27 years ago is set for execution later this month.
Federal prosecutors in Atlanta say 16 postal workers in Atlanta and the surrounding area have been charged with accepting bribes to deliver packages of cocaine.
When two Georgia inmates escaped from a prison bus leaving two dead guards in their wake, the reward for information leading to their capture rose quickly.
A report issued by Georgia corrections officials concludes there were numerous security police violations in the lead-up to the escape of two inmates from a prison bus last month.
A Georgia judge has ordered a New Mexico man to carry around a photo of an 18-year-old girl who died in a crash that the man caused.
A key provision of a Georgia law meant to help survivors of childhood sexual abuse is set to expire Saturday.
The search for two Georgia inmates sought in the killing of their guards during an escape from a prison bus went into its third day Thursday and the scope of the manhunt is expanding.
Two Georgia inmates serving long prison sentences and "dangerous beyond description" overpowered and killed two guards on a prison bus before fleeing in a stolen car, authorities said.
A federal lawsuit says a search for drugs at a Georgia high school violated the constitutional rights of hundreds of students.
Georgia inmate J.W. Ledford Jr. used his final moments to quote from the movie "Cool Hand Luke" and toss out an insult.
Georgia on Wednesday carried out its first execution this year, putting to death a man convicted of killing his 73-year-old neighbor 25 years ago.