Kate Brumback

Smyrna officer involved in shooting got good reviews


ATLANTA — Supervisors for a Smyrna police officer who fatally shot a man last month outside a tire store have consistently evaluated... Read more

County settles suit alleging court practices targeted poor


ATLANTA — DeKalb County agreed to policy changes meant to protect the rights of people who can’t afford fines and fees for traffic... Read more

Megachurch pastor seeks donations to buy jet


ATLANTA — The ministry of a prominent Georgia megachurch pastor and evangelist who teaches that God wants to bless the faithful with... Read more

Man shot was bipolar, girlfriend says


ATLANTA — Bridget Anderson had been planning to go to her boyfriend’s place Monday evening to cook together and celebrate their three... Read more

Inquiry sought after execution delay

ATLANTA — On Monday lawyers for a Georgia death row inmate whose execution was postponed because of a problem with the lethal injection drug... Read more

Parents of teen found dead in gym mat accused of libel, slander


ATLANTA — Two teen brothers and their father are accusing the parents of a Georgia teen found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat of... Read more

Documents show state concerns about execution drug

ATLANTA — Georgia prison officials were indecisive about whether to proceed with a cloudy lethal injection drug Monday, at one point saying they... Read more

Daughter pushes for mother's clemency...

ATLANTA — The daughter of the lone woman on Georgia’s death row is asking the state parole board to grant her... Read more