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Medical boards mum about allegations involving ex-Georgia ob/gyn charged with sex assault

9:42 am Feb. 16, 2017

Georgia hospitals offered no public explanations when obstetrician Paul Harnetty apparently lost his privileges in 2010, news reports show. His medical group had nothing to say, either, other than that he was “disassociated” from it, the Macon Telegraph reported at the time.

Mum was the word from the Georgia Composite Medical Board, too. It took no public disciplinary action against Harnetty after about a dozen of his patients from the

A hazy scene at City Hall document dump

12:09 pm Feb. 10, 2017

Reporters sorting 1.4 million pages of paper documents inside Atlanta’s old City Council chambers became mildly alarmed Friday morning when a sickening electrical smell turned into a smoky haze.

The burning smell sent reporters quickly unplugging

Hundreds of boxes filling with documents related to a City of Atlanta bribery probe fill the old City Council chamber. CHRIS JOYNER / CJOYNER@AJC.COM

UPDATE: Bickers subpoena among bribery probe documents

10:16 am Feb. 9, 2017

5:00 p.m.

Work continues as reporters go through boxes of documents at City Hall. News crews are setting up to get in their live shots before city officials will shoo journalists out for the day.

The search through more

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Fulton DA won’t prosecute mystery man who bilked federal agency, report says

4:35 pm Feb. 7, 2017

This just in: The federal Bureau of Land Management screwed up: It paid a vendor $20,720 to deliver eight backup power supply units. But it made the payment after receiving only one.

Then BLM couldn’t contact the vendor to either collect the other seven units or get a refund. So it called in the watchdog of the U.S. Department of the Interior to investigate.

The investigator eventually found the vendor: He