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The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
July 02, 2019 - 11:55 am
On this Think Tank Tuesday, The Movement was honored to have Olivia Smith and Nicola Robinson on the show. They are the owners of SR Law Group a firm that focuses on estate planning and elder law. They are very passionate about their work, and host seminars at senior centers and churches. They...
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Amanda Cooper
July 01, 2019 - 6:40 pm
History was made in Cobb County as Joyette Holmes become the first African American, and also the first woman, to be the county’s new Chief Prosecutor and law enforcement official. After taking took the oath of office from Governor Brian Kemp, Holmes said that it’s not about her, but it is an “...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
May 29, 2019 - 12:45 pm
Supporters stood with Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Monday as she signed legislation aimed at closing the Atlanta City Detention Center.

“It has always been a vision of mine to close the Atlanta city jail. The city detention center is the first step for people to gain records and a...
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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms prepares to sign legislation to close the Atlanta jail
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Maria Boynton
May 28, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Citing rising costs, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has signed legislation shutting down the Atlanta City Detention Center. Along with the increasing costs, Mayor Bottoms cited the declining number of inmates when she called for the closure last year. Bottoms signed the measure this morning,...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
May 28, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms called in Real Talk with Rashad Richey to discuss the recent closing of the Atlanta City Jail. Bottoms held a news conference Tuesday morning announcing the Atlanta City Detention Center would be closing. She called the show following the news conference. Listen...
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Amanda Cooper
May 23, 2019 - 10:11 am
Tonight the entire King Family and Van Jones are hosting a FREE screening of "The Redemption Project with Van Jones” at the Martin Luther King National Park Site at 6:30PM!!! This screening will be followed by a criminal justice reform panel discussion with Van Jones, Bernice King, Angela Stanton-...
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Dressed as characters from the fictional tv show and book "The Handmaids Tail" (about a totalitarian society) protestors have been assembling at the GA Capitol
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Amanda Cooper
May 17, 2019 - 6:09 pm
A big concern surrounding Georgia's "heartbeat" law is whether a woman could be prosecuted for terminating a pregnancy. Local District attorneys from across metro, say they will not prosecute women for abortions. While speaking with Daily Report.com, an online legal newspaper, District Attorneys...
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Lericia Harris
Lericia Harris
May 16, 2019 - 10:50 am
The Fulton County District Attorney’s Office is going the extra mile to gather information for the investigation of three recent police shootings. District Attorney Paul Howard is seeking the help of civilians for the complete truth. “My experience is that our community seems to make a greater...
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