Timeline of Georgia Government Actions Regarding Covid-19

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Letters to Public Officials
March 25: Letter to Secretary of State Regarding Recommendations to Protect Georgia Voters During COVID-19 Pandemic
March 18: Letter to Public Officials With Responsibility for Dealing With COVID-19 in the Criminal Legal System
March 16: Letter to Governor Kemp and Commissioner Toomey Regarding State Actions During COVID-19 Pandemic

Legal Case
April 8: Black Voters Matter v. Raffensperger

Press Releases
April 29: ACLU of Georgia Files FOIA Requests for Georgia and Trump Administrations’ Knowledge of Potential COVID-19 Outbreaks in Prisons and Jails
April 25: ACLU of Georgia Sends Secretary of State Recommendations to Protect All Georgia Voters During the COVID-19 Pandemic
April 21: ACLU Calls on State Officials and Bureau of Prisons to Collect and Release COVID-19 Demographic Data
April 15: ACLU Urges State Parole Board to Use Its Constitutional Power to Release Those Age 62 and Older
April 10: Federal District  Court Sets Date to Hear ACLU and ACLU of Georgia’s Lawsuit on the State’s Poll Tax
April 8: ACLU Interpone Demanda Federal Impugnando Impuesto Electoral en Georgia
April 2: ACLU of Georgia: High Voter Turnout is a Sign of a Vibrant Democracy
March 25: ACLU of Georgia Sends Secretary of State Recommendations to Protect All Georgia Voters During the COVID-19 Pandemic
March 18: ACLU of Georgia Sends Open Letter to All Public Officials With Responsibility for Dealing With Covid-19 in The Criminal Legal System
March 16: ACLU of Georgia Letter to Governor Kemp, Commissioner Toomey Encourages State Actions Grounded in Science, Public Health, and Civil Liberties

Press statements
April 16: ACLU of Georgia Says State Intrudes Privacy of COVID-19 Patients, Fails to Protect First Responders
March 27: ACLU of Georgia: Death and Spread of COVID-19 at Lee State Prison Tragic, Calls for Release of Those Individuals Who Do Not Pose a Threat to Public Safety
March 18: ACLU of Georgia: People in Jail Cannot Protect Themselves Against COVID-19

Podcasts

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April 23: Liberty is Peachy, Ep. 11: Racial Disparities and COVID-19
April 3: Liberty is Peachy, Ep. 8: COVID-19, Jails, and Prisons
March 27: Liberty is Peachy, Ep. 7: Protecting the Vote During the COVID-19 Pandemic