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Georgia State Representative Renitta Shannon is boycotting Brian Kemp's first major speech as Governor-elect
(Photo Credit: Renitta Shannon)
Maria Boynton
December 11, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Georgia State Representative Renitta Shannon says she's really "tired of conservatives across the country running hateful campaigns and then expecting everybody to go back to business as usual after campaign season." Shannon calls that "a lot of privilege." The state lawmaker from Decatur is...
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Don Martin is on the run after rape, child molestation conviction
(Photo Credit: Fulton County District Attorney's Office)
Maria Boynton
December 05, 2018 - 12:12 pm
A 13-year old girl maintains her story, that family friend and Atlanta minister Don Martin has sexually assaulted her since she was 7 years old. The 45 year old Martin, according to the Fulton County District Attorney's office is a native of the Bahamas. He went missing Tuesday, after leaving the...
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Bridgette Simpson spent 10 years in prison and is now giving back to women still inside.
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Maria Boynton
December 03, 2018 - 3:31 pm
"I was a sucker for love" says Bridgette Simpson. She was dating a man, who she says, was committing armed robberies. She went to prison because she used a credit card taken during a robbery. Six years prior, Simpson says she was attending Rutgers University, on a James Dickson Carr Scholarship...
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Democratic Candidate for GA Governor Stacey Abrams, along with Congressmen and other officials talking about voter rights on October 6, 2014.
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Maria Boynton
October 18, 2018 - 12:37 pm
Tom Perez, Chairman of the Democratic National Committee says he seldom sleeps in his own bed, and he's fine with that. "This is the most important election of our lifetime", says Perez. He adds that not only is healthcare on the ballot, along with public education, women's reproductive health, and...
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Maria Boynton
October 10, 2018 - 4:21 pm
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. As DeKalb County District Attorney Sherry Boston prepares for her 8th Annual Domestic Violence Symposium and Resource Fair, she says there's an uptick in such violence in the county. "It is an epidemic, and it is a problem, and that's why we want to...
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October 10, 2018 - 9:44 am
It's being called "Babysitting While Black"... or BWB... A white woman in Marietta, GA called the police to come investigate a black man that was babysitting two children. Two white children. CBS46 here in Atlanta broke the story . It started when the lady harrassed Corey Lewis at Walmart, asking...
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File photo of voters manning the polls at the Adamsville Recreation Center
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Maria Boynton
October 04, 2018 - 1:31 pm
October 9th is the last day to register to vote to be able to participate in the November election. But, hundreds of thousands of Georgia may need to register again. You can go to the Secretary of State's Website to register or to check your voter status. Several Civil Rights groups are suing...
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October 03, 2018 - 6:57 pm
A deadly active shooter situation came to an end Wednesday afternoon in Florence, SC. According to the Sheriff's department, seven (7) officers were shot during the incident. According to multiple reports, one has now died. The shooting took place in Vintage Place off of Hoffmeyer Rd. The shooter...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
October 03, 2018 - 1:30 pm
District 41 State Representative Candidate, DeAnna Harris stopped by Real Talk with Rashad Richey to answer tough questions about a previous news report that highlighted her "run-in" with law enforcement as a 19-year-old in Florida. She is now a public-servant hopeful, desiring to provide, in her...
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Lucy McBath is the Democratic nominee for the 6th District Congressional seat
(Photo courtesy of the Lucy McBath Campaign)
Maria Boynton
October 02, 2018 - 1:55 pm
Sixth District candidate for U.S. Congress Lucy McBath says "gun violence is so extreme, there are no safe places anymore." It was gun violence, the shooting death of her son Jordan Davis in 2012, that propelled McBath into politics. He was shot and killed by a man over loud music. "After Jordan...
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