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Phone Number Spoofing Alert

Please report any phone call purportedly from the Supreme Court of Georgia that solicits immediate payment or threatens you with arrest. DO NOT send any money. Instead, please contact the Clerk’s Office (404-656-3470) during normal hours of operation (Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:30 p.m.) and speak directly with a staff member. You will not receive a legitimate [...]

Phone Number Spoofing Alert 2018-06-12T15:00:55+00:00

5/4/18 – Please note potential traffic issues near the Judicial Building

On Monday, May 7th GDOT will begin demolition and reconstruction of the Courtland Street Bridge.  Courtland Street will be closed from Gilmer Street to Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive. Vehicular traffic will be redirected around the construction site.  www.dot.ga.gov/CourtlandSt.

5/4/18 – Please note potential traffic issues near the Judicial Building 2018-05-04T10:45:36+00:00

5/16/18 – CHIEF JUDGE OTT TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

Atlanta, May 2, 2018 – Chief Judge John M. Ott of the Alcovy Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Nels S. D. Peterson in the appeal of Georgia Ports Authority v. Lawyer (S17G1951). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on Tuesday, May 22 during [...]

5/16/18 – CHIEF JUDGE OTT TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE 2018-05-17T11:11:08+00:00

5/16/18 – JUDGE JOLLY TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

Atlanta, May 16, 2018– Superior Court Judge Sheryl B. Jolly of the Augusta Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Britt C. Grant in the case of Georgia Ports Authority v. Lawyer (S17G1951). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on May 22 during its 10:00 A.M. [...]

5/16/18 – JUDGE JOLLY TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE 2018-05-17T11:09:56+00:00

5/16/18 – SUPREME COURT TO HOLD SPECIAL SESSION IN MARIETTA

Atlanta, May 16, 2018 – The Supreme Court of Georgia will hold oral argumentsin Marietta next Monday, May 21, in the Cobb County Superior Courthouselocated at 70 Haynes Street, a block behind the square.At the 10 a.m. session, the Court will hear two appeals: one in a criminal case andone in a civil case. The [...]

5/16/18 – SUPREME COURT TO HOLD SPECIAL SESSION IN MARIETTA 2018-05-17T11:03:44+00:00

5/8/18 – Justice Robert Benham to give keynote address May 19 at UGA law school commencement.

Justice Benham to Address UGA Law Grads “Doctors heal the body. Ministers heal the soul. Lawyers heal the community,” says Justice Robert Benham “We heal the community through dispute resolution and problem solving.” By DAILY REPORT | Katheryn Tucker | May 08, 2018 Georgia Supreme Court Justice Robert Benham will deliver the keynote address at [...]

5/8/18 – Justice Robert Benham to give keynote address May 19 at UGA law school commencement. 2018-05-09T21:21:55+00:00

4/16/18 – HAROLD MELTON TO BECOME NEW CHIEF JUSTICE

Atlanta, April 16, 2018 – Presiding Justice Harold D. Melton has been unanimously elected as the new Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia, succeeding Chief Justice P. Harris Hines, who plans to retire Aug. 31, 2018. The Court has also unanimously elected Justice David E. Nahmias to become the new Presiding Justice. [...]

4/16/18 – HAROLD MELTON TO BECOME NEW CHIEF JUSTICE 2018-05-04T10:38:41+00:00

5/2/18 – JUDGE SCARLETT TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

Atlanta, May 2, 2018 –Chief Judge Stephen G. Scarlett, Sr. of the Superior Court of the Brunswick Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Nels S.D. Peterson in the appeal of Patterson et al. v. Kevon, LLC d/b/a Big Kev’s Barbecue (S17G1957). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments [...]

5/2/18 – JUDGE SCARLETT TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE 2018-05-04T10:42:36+00:00

5/2/18 – JUDGE FLOURNOY TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

Atlanta, May 2, 2018 –Superior Court Judge Robert E. Flournoy, III of the Cobb Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Nels S. D. Peterson in the appeal of Atkins v. The State (S17G1996). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on May 9, 2018 during [...]

5/2/18 – JUDGE FLOURNOY TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE 2018-05-04T10:42:48+00:00

5/2/18 – CHIEF JUDGE DILLARD TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

Atlanta, May 2, 2018 –Chief Judge Stephen Louis A. Dillard of the Georgia Court of Appeals has been designated to serve in place of Justice Nels S. D. Peterson in the appeal of Withers et al. v. Schroeder (S17G1875). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on May 7, 2018 [...]

5/2/18 – CHIEF JUDGE DILLARD TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE 2018-05-04T10:41:20+00:00
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