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News Minute: Here is the latest Georgia news from The Associated Press

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MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - A man who was found guilty but mentally ill after prosecutors say he threatened to kill and eat a judge's children has been sentenced to prison. Fifty-nine-year-old James Edward Satterfield was sentenced yesterday to eight years in prison, followed by two years of probation. The threats involved Cobb County Superior Court Judge Reuben Green, who presided over Satterfield's divorce case.

ATLANTA (AP) - Residents are objecting to the Archdiocese of Atlanta's plans to renovate a house in the city's upscale Buckhead neighborhood so it can be a home for a group of priests. The dispute involves Atlanta Catholic Archbishop Wilton Gregory's former residence. Gregory said earlier he would sell a new $2.2 million mansion after parishioners complained it wasn't in line with the tone of austerity set by Pope Francis.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Authorities in Richmond County are investigating the death of a pedestrian who was struck by a minivan. The Richmond County coroner identifies the man hit about 8:30 last night as 61-year-old John Mark McPherson.

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - Authorities in suburban Atlanta are working to identify skeletal remains found by a person searching for scrap metal. A Cobb County Police spokesman says the remains were found near a subdivision Wednesday night.

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