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Georgia News: Macon, U.S. Attorney For The Middle District Salutes Military Veterans, Recognizes Service Of USAO-GAM Vets

Macon, Ga. – In honor of Veterans Day, staff members with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Georgia (USAO-GAM) heard a presentation from fellow employee, and veteran, Captain Will R. Keyes. Captain Keyes is a new Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) for the Middle District of Georgia, and served in the … Continue reading Georgia News: Macon, U.S. Attorney For The Middle District Salutes Military Veterans, Recognizes Service Of USAO-GAM Vets

Georgia News: Baldwin County Kingpin, DELMA GODDARD Sentenced To 145 Years In Federal Prison Without Parole, Fourteen Others Sentenced

Georgia – MACON: United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, Charles E. Peeler, announces that DELMA GODDARD, A/K/A “SHUG” AND “BIG HXMIE” age 38, of Milledgeville, Georgia, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Marc T. Treadwell to serve 145 years in federal prison in Macon today. There is no parole in the … Continue reading Georgia News: Baldwin County Kingpin, DELMA GODDARD Sentenced To 145 Years In Federal Prison Without Parole, Fourteen Others Sentenced

Georgia News: Albany, Middle Georgia’s U.S. Attorney Will Accompany Vice President Pence During Visit To Hurricane Damaged Communities

Albany, GA— The U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, Charles Peeler, will join Vice President Michael Pence during his visit to Southwest Georgia on Tuesday, October 16. The Vice President is traveling to Georgia following Hurricane Michael, a historic storm that swept across the region on October 10-11. This comes a day after … Continue reading Georgia News: Albany, Middle Georgia’s U.S. Attorney Will Accompany Vice President Pence During Visit To Hurricane Damaged Communities

Georgia News: Macon Man, Robert Murphy Sentenced For Possession Of Child Pornography

MACON, Ga. – United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, Charles E. Peeler, announced Tuesday that 26-year-old Robert Murphy of Macon was sentenced by United States District Judge Marc T. Treadwell on October 15, 2018, to 36 months imprisonment, followed by 25 years of supervised release and $3,000 restitution to three separate victims … Continue reading Georgia News: Macon Man, Robert Murphy Sentenced For Possession Of Child Pornography

Georgia News: MACON, Middle Georgia’s U.S. Attorney To Accompany President Donald Trump During Visit To Hurricane Ravaged Georgia

MACON, Ga. – The U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, Charles Peeler, will join President Donald Trump during the President’s visit to Georgia on Monday, October 15. The President is traveling to Georgia following Hurricane Michael, a historic storm that swept across the region on October 10-11. President Trump declared a federal State of … Continue reading Georgia News: MACON, Middle Georgia’s U.S. Attorney To Accompany President Donald Trump During Visit To Hurricane Ravaged Georgia

Georgia News: Gainesville, Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Georgia Poultry Processing Company

Gainesville, Georgia – The Justice Department today announced that it has reached a settlement with Mar-Jac Poultry, Inc., a poultry processing company in Gainesville, Georgia. The settlement resolves a long-standing lawsuit filed by the Justice Department alleging that Mar-Jac Poultry violated the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) by discriminating against work-authorized non-U.S. citizens when verifying … Continue reading Georgia News: Gainesville, Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Georgia Poultry Processing Company

Georgia News: MACON, U.S. Attorney Joins “Night To Unite” In Macon-Bibb County, Works With Local Law Enforcement To Distribute Hundreds Of Free Gun Locks Across Macon, Albany and Columbus

MACON, Ga. – Charles E. Peeler, United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, announces that 500 firearm locking devices and firearm safety kits provided by the U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia will be given out by the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office as part of Bibb County’s first annual “Night to Unite” … Continue reading Georgia News: MACON, U.S. Attorney Joins “Night To Unite” In Macon-Bibb County, Works With Local Law Enforcement To Distribute Hundreds Of Free Gun Locks Across Macon, Albany and Columbus

South Carolina News: Georgia Man, Marial Watson Sentenced to Prison for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri Lydon stated today that Marial Watson, age 29, of Columbus, Georgia, was sentenced in federal court in Charleston, South Carolina, for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon. United States District Judge Richard M. Gergel, of Charleston, sentenced … Continue reading South Carolina News: Georgia Man, Marial Watson Sentenced to Prison for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon