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ACLU Sues Georgia Counties Over Inadequate Election Resources
The civil liberties group says long lines at the polls and delays in processing voter registrations and absentee ballots amount to a constitutional violation.
Democrat Pushes For Vasectomy Ban
In response to a proposal for a strict abortion law in Georgia, one lawmaker wants to ban men from having vasectomies.
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Georgia Democrat Seeks Vasectomy Ban In Response To Restrictive Abortion Bill
State Rep. Dar’shun Kendrick (D) is calling the proposed legislation a “testicular bill of rights.”
Democrats Offer Republicans Wire Hangers, Bleach After Vote To Ban Early Abortions
Georgia's controversial House Bill 481 would outlaw abortions from the moment a fetus' heartbeat is detected.
Democrats Want Documents In Probe Of Georgia Voter Suppression
The state faces several allegations of voter suppression during the midterm elections.
More Than 600 Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mill In Georgia
The owner told authorities he needed help to remove the dogs.
At Least 23 Dead After Deadly Tornadoes Rip Through Deep South
The death toll is expected to rise, an Alabama sheriff said.
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Georgia Ethics Chief Resigns Amid Reports He Watched Porn On Work Computer
The commission has not commented publicly on the contents of the complaints against former Executive Secretary Stefan Ritter.
Stacey Abrams Calls Government Shutdown A 'Stunt' In State Of The Union Response
Abrams called the government shutdown a “disgrace” and called for equal voting rights.
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Stacey Abrams' Voting Rights Group Will Air Super Bowl Ad
By Bill Barrow, AP
The former Georgia gubernatorial candidate appears in the ad, advocating for changes to Georgia's voting system.
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Stacey Abrams To Deliver Democratic Response To SOTU
Sen. Chuck Schumer asked the former Georgia state representative and gubernatorial candidate three weeks ago, he said Tuesday.
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Black Renters In The South Are Bearing The Brunt Of America’s Eviction Crisis
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The federal government shutdown could spike eviction rates nationwide.
Family To Sue School After Teen Charged For Defending Self Against Bullying
A Georgia attorney says the 15-year-old student was maliciously prosecuted for fighting back.
'Deportation Bus' State Senator Michael Williams Turns Himself In To Jail
Williams was indicted on charges including insurance fraud just before Christmas.
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If We're Talking About The 2018 Midterms, We Have To Talk About Voter Suppression
The 2018 midterms were filled with accusations of voter suppression. How did we get there?
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Stacey Abrams Says She’ll Run Again After Losing Fierce Battle For Georgia Governor
The Democrat lost November's heated race against Republican Brian Kemp in an election plagued by voter suppression. She not sure yet what office she'd seek.
Georgia Woman Who Was Locked Up For Possessing Cotton Candy Sues County
Dasha Fincher is suing Monroe County after a roadside drug kit falsely labeled a bag of the sugary treat as methamphetamine.
Stacey Abrams Says She'll Run For Office Again: 'I’m Planning To Get Back Into The Ring'
The former Democratic nominee for Georgia governor said she needs to "take a nap" before figuring out what's next.
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Stacey Abrams Acknowledges Loss In Georgia Governor's Race
The Democrat said she isn't conceding but is ending her run against Republican Brian Kemp.
Stacey Abrams Prepares Push For New Vote In Georgia Governor's Race
By Bill Barrow and Kate Brumback, AP
The Democrat’s longshot strategy relies on a statute that’s never been used in such a high-stakes contest.
House Democrats Want To Investigate Alleged Voter Suppression
Key House Democrats have indicated that come January, they will investigate alleged voter suppression.
Georgia Legislator, Arrested At Work, Says She Was ‘Singled Out As A Black Female Senator'
A white male colleague, who was not arrested at the same voting protest, agrees that state Sen. Nikema Williams was “treated differently.”
Democrats To Investigate Voter Suppression In Georgia Governor Race And Other 2018 Midterms
Stacey Abrams has accused Brian Kemp of using his elected position to suppress African-American votes.
Georgia Lawmaker Arrested Amid Protest To Count Every Vote In Governor Race
State Sen. Nikema Williams said she just wanted her constituents’ “voices to be heard.”
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Judge Delays Georgia Election Results To Protect Provisional Ballots
Election results — including those of the gubernatorial battle between Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp — can't be certified until at least Friday.
Stacey Abrams Is The Fighter Democrats Need
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She's refusing to quit because this is no time to bow out gracefully.
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