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Supreme Court allows voter purges in states like Georgia

By Mark Niesse | Atlanta Journal-Constitution | June 11, 2018

“This decision does embolden those politicians who are always looking for an excuse to kick people off the rolls,” said Sean Young, the legal director for the American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia. “It unreasonably assumes that

June 12, 2018

“Las familias pertenecen juntas”

Por Rafael Navarro-ENG | El Nuevo Georgia 7 junio 2018

“Yo no me puedo imaginar que alguien venga a llevarse a mi niño por una hora, menos por días, como está pasando con los que están siendo separados de sus familias”, dijo Podolsky a El Nuevo Georgia.

June 7, 2018

How A Georgia Teen Got 5 Years In Prison For Stealing A Pair Of Shoes

By Johnny Kaufmann | WABE | June 4, 2018

Dayonn Davis was set to graduate from high school in Columbus, said his lawyer Susan Henderson, but now he’s going to prison. “He is a good kid that made a really dumb 15-year-old mistake,” she said. Davis was sentenced to five years in prison and 10 years

June 4, 2018

Quitan de la boleta electoral a candidata latina de Gainesville

By Editor | El Nuevo Georgia News | May 24, 2018

La Unión Americana de Libertades Civiles–ACLU de Georgia, demandó al Secretario de Estado en el Tribunal Superior del condado de Fulton, apelando la decisión de suspender de la boleta de votación a Maria Palacios, una latina que vive en Georgia

May 25, 2018

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