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Gwinnett judge candidate resigns from job over courthouse violations

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According to sources, and information independently confirmed by CBS46, some of the alleged violations are minor, and others are not so minor.

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As enrollment increases, Gwinnett County school district approves $2.2 billion budget

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The Gwinnett County school system approved a huge new budget Thursday night with plans to increase your child's safety.

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GBI employee on leave after arrest

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An employee with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is on administrative leave following his arrest. 

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New tool removes excuse of poverty from failing schools

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A powerful new tool is removing the excuse of poverty from failing schools across Georgia.

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Two men involved in road rage incident in Gwinnett County facing charges

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A suspect who allegedly stabbed a driver during a road rage incident in Gwinnett County last week has turned himself in to police and now both men involved are facing charges.

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Dacula residents concerned about students' risky behavior in getting to school

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Shocking pictures showing students who attend Dacula High School climbing over and crawling under train cars just to get to school. 

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Fire officials warn against leaving grills unattended while cooking Video included

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Gwinnett County firefighters are urging people to use caution when firing up the grill after a devastating house fire on Mother's Day. 

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New traffic signals may ease congestion in Gwinnett County

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To help the growing traffic problems, the county transportation department is adding smart signals to local roads.

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Motorcyclist dead after crash in Gwinnett County

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A motorcyclist is dead after colliding with a vehicle in Gwinnett County early Monday morning.

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Teen girls say fake cop targeted them in Gwinnett County

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A fake cop put a real scare into some Gwinnett County high schoolers. Someone rolled up on two girls with flashing lights and told them he was an officer. But they knew better. 

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Fugitive captured 22 years after allegedly committing murder

Hector Garay as he was released from El Salvador authorities to FBI Atlanta. (Source: FBI Atlanta) Hector Garay as he was released from El Salvador authorities to FBI Atlanta. (Source: FBI Atlanta)
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On Tuesday May 8, Hector Ulises Garay was flown from El Salvador to Atlanta. He was arrested for an unlawful flight to avoid prosecution.

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Driver hits work detail inmate with vehicle; arrested by police

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Gwinnett County Police have arrested a driver they say hit and killed an inmate while on work detail. 

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Father of two fatally shot outside of home

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The victim, 27-year-old Nathan Jones, was shot at least once and died on the scene.

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CBS46 breaks down the Gwinnett School budget

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Eric Montgomery is satisfied with Gwinnett County Public Schools now, but he may be more pleased with what could come if the proposed 2019 budget is passed. 

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Gwinnett races could make history in the county Video included

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For more than 100 years the Gwinnett County Board of Education has been made up of all white members, but things could soon change.

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Nearly 30 displaced after fire at Gwinnett County townhome complex

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Several people have been displaced following a fire at a townhome complex in Gwinnett County early Wednesday morning. 

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Cell phone repair run around

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After dropping her cellphone, she contacted Elite Techs on Highway 92 in Woodstock for a quick fix. 

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News conference held at HQ following controversial incidents at Waffle House locations

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More push back against Atlanta-based Waffle House after two controversial incidents at locations in Alabama and a news conference was held at the company's headquarters in Gwinnett County Monday morning.

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Duluth residents respond to possible end of Korean War

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Sometimes referred to as the Seoul of the south, Gwinnett County is home to more than 23 thousand Koreans, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Most of them are from South Korea.

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Life sentence dished out to man who killed pizza delivery driver

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The life sentence was decided Monday afternoon after a jury deliberated for 30 minutes. Tremaine Washington was found guilty of aggravated assault and felony murder without the possibility of parole.

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