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ONLY ON 3: Judge lowers bond for former staffer facing felonies

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video Wednesday Tammie Pierce and her son Kyle were arrested and charged with a number of felonies for possession of stolen goods. Today, Tammie Pierce walked out of jail after having her bond reduced from $50,000 all the way down to $2,500. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Man charged with sex crimes with kids out of jail after bond reduction

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video A man accused of organizing a strip poker game with 10- to 13-year-old boys at a Brunswick County religious camp is out of jail after a judge reduced his bond this morning. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Judge Jolly ducks reporter questions on NC Supreme Court ruling

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video Judge Jerry Jolly took District Attorney Jon David all the way to the state Supreme Court over the DA's new traffic court program, but the judge would not stop for our camera when we tried to ask about the high court ruling against him. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: David, Jolly take feud to NC Supreme Court

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video The battle between Brunswick County District Attorney Jon David and District Court Judge Jerry Jolly finally had its day in the state Supreme Court. WWAY was the only Wilmington TV station in the courtroom in Raleigh as justices heard arguments from both sides today about a dispute over traffic court. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Judge Sasser defends bond policy

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video As you saw ONLY ON 3 last night, in the last four months, hundreds of people in Columbus County, including some with violent charges, have been issued unsecured bonds. The judge responsible for the new bond policy spoke to WWAY this afternoon to defend the policy. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Columbus County bondsman says unsecured bonds are out of control

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video A bond is supposed to keep criminal suspects behind bars. But, in the last four months, hundreds of people in Columbus County, including some with violent charges, have been issued unsecured bonds. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Brunswick Chief Deputy responds to judges' accusations

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In a motion to the NC Supreme Court filed this week, Judges Jerry Jolly and Ola Lewis say Chief Deputy Charlie Miller was not truthful when he said Lewis called him away from an investigation to deliver a court order to the District Attorney. Full story...
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Judge Jolly and D.A. David hug and make up over traffic court issues

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Last week Judge Jerry Jolly and I met to discuss implementation of the new statewide law requiring that infraction courts be put in place no later than October 1, 2011. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: State Supreme Court halts Judge Jolly's order; DA David can proceed with traffic court

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video Brunswick County District Attorney Jon David says he's ready to move forward with a traffic court program after the North Carolina Supreme Court decided in his favor earlier this month. Full story...
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Supreme Court to hear David's appeal of Jolly ruling

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The NC Supreme Court has agreed to hear Jon David's challenge of an order by District Court Judge Jerry Jolly. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Judge Jolly's attorney moves to dismiss DA David's appeal to NC Supreme Court

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Since Jon David has no authority to petition for a writ in the name of the State of North Carolina, the Petition should be summarily dismissed. In the alternative, the Petition for a writ of mandamus should be denied, since Petitioner, Jon David, has no clear right to an administrative traffic court or administrative traffic court days. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: State Court of Appeals turns down David's traffic court appeal; DA taking it to State Supreme Court

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video The North Carolina State Court of Appeals issued this decision yesterday regarding District Attorney Jon David's appeal of Judge Jerry Jolly's suspension of traffic court in Brunswick County: Full story...
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Community rallies behind District Attorney Jon David

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video Although Judge Jerry Jolly isn’t his biggest fan, District Attorney Jon David still has his supporters who say what is happening is wrong and they will not stand for it anymore. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Judge Lewis's role in David-Jolly battle causing Republican rift

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videoPolitics in Brunswick County are about as hot as the weather this week. The GOP there is reeling after learning that Republican Judge Ola Lewis is behind a squabble with Republican District Attorney Jon David over traffic court. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: DA's appeal of StreetSafe injunction shows Judge Ola Lewis also involved

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video Documents included with DA Jon David's appeal of Judge Jerry Jolly's injuction against traffic court and the StreetSmart program show Judge Ola Lewis was also involved, to the point of calling a chief deputy off of a murder investigation to serve David the order papers. Full story...
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