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(Photo Credit: The American King Foundation)
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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Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signs bill banning abortions after 6 weeks.
(Photo Credit: Office of Governor Brian Kemp)
Maria Boynton
May 07, 2019 - 5:54 pm
Georgia's controversial "Heartbeat" Abortion bill has been signed into law. Now called the "Life Act", Governor Brian Kemp signed the measure Tuesday during a ceremony inside the Georgia Capitol in downtown Atlanta. Prior to attaching his signature, Governor Kemp remarked that "Georgia is a state...
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The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
May 01, 2019 - 11:21 am
Michelle Namer is an attorney and is also the founder of The Law Farm, which is a legal hub specifically for food growers and producers in Georgia. Michelle focuses on helping local farmers maximize the success of their enterprises in a very difficult field. On The Movement, Michelle discussed how...
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Bob Andres / Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP
Lericia Harris
May 01, 2019 - 9:56 am
A Gwinnett County stepmother has been sentenced to death for the murder of her stepdaughter. A jury handed down Georgia’s first death sentence in over five years to Tiffany Moss on Tuesday. She was convicted of starving ten-year-old Emani to death in the fall of 2013. Authorities say Emani weighed...
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AP Photo/Seth Wenig
April 30, 2019 - 8:55 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams says she will not run for a U.S. Senate seat in 2020, dimming her party's hopes of a Senate majority and renewing speculation about her political future after last year's unsuccessful run for governor catapulted her to national acclaim. Abrams, 45, came...
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Roshonda Craig mother of T’Rhigi Diggs
Julien Virgin
Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
April 04, 2019 - 1:06 pm
WSBTV reporter Tyisha Fernandes broke a story 11 months ago of a mother who lost her 3 year old son to a single bullet in what was described as a drive-by shooting Fernandes brought Rashonda Craig, mother of T’Rhigi Diggs, to WAOK studios to get Real with Rashad Richey. During this tearjerking...
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