Georgia Voter Rights Groups Protest House, Senate Voting BillsProtesters say two bills on the table at the Georgia State Capitol, including House Bill 531, are a threat to voting rights. Members of Georgia Stand Up joined the New Georgia Project and other organizations to protest outside the Capitol and draw attention to the legislation.
DeKalb Co. Teachers Protest Against Returning To ClassroomsA group of DeKalb County teachers gathered Monday afternoon to protest the decision to return to classroom, because of COVID safety concerns.
Felon Who Brought Gun To Savannah Protest Pleads Guilty To Federal Firearms ChargeA previously convicted felon found carrying a gun after a Savannah protest has pled guilty to a federal firearms charge, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Savannah.
Another Defendant Sentenced In Georgia Navy Base Vandalism CaseA federal court judge sentenced another defendant convicted of North Carolina man convicted of the April 2018 illegal entry and vandalism of Submarine Base Kings Bay to federal prison.
18 Atlanta Protesters Arrested After Breonna Taylor Grand Jury DecisionAtlanta protestors and the local NAACP condemn the police response at the September 25 protest and a grand jury's decision on the Breonna Taylor case.
Flu Shot Campaigns Draw Support, Opposition During COVID-19 PandemicWith coronavirus still affecting our day-to-day lives, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says it's now more important than ever to get your flu shot. Kroger hosted a drive through flu shot clinic for people in the Metro Atlanta area, but one group showed up to protest the vaccine.
Violent Protesters In Beirut Accuse Government Corruption Led To BlastDemonstrators claimed corruption led to Tuesday's blast which destroyed thousands of homes and a large amount of the country's food supply.
Gwinnett Co. Parents, Students Hold Second Protest Calling For In-Person ClassesParents and students held a second protest in Gwinnett County over the decision to start the 2020-21 school year with only virtual instruction and no other options, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Viola Davis Says Her 'Entire Life' Has Been A ProtestViola Davis feels like her "entire life" has been a protest.
First Charges Filed Against Tampa Looters: 11 Defendants, 15 Felony CrimesThe State Attorney’s Office declined to prosecute 67 people arrested while peacefully protesting. The felony charges announced today apply to a different category of people: criminals who chose to take advantage of protests to commit crimes and inflict harm.
Following Rolfe Felony Murder Charges, Some ATL Police Officers Call Out SickMultiple sources within the Atlanta Police Department told CNN on Wednesday evening that hours after a fired police officer was charged with felony murder
Rayshard Brooks: 14 Charges Against Officers InvolvedTwo Atlanta police officers did not render first aid to Rayshard Brooks for more than two minutes after he was shot. They now face fourteen charges combined for their actions.
Charged Felony Murder: Ex-Atlanta Police Officer Garrett Rolfe Who Killed Rayshard BrooksThe now-fired Atlanta Police officer, Garrett Rolfe, faces a felony murder charge for fatally shooting Rayshard Brooks last week. Rolfe kicked the 27-year-old Brooks after he fell to the ground, Fulton County's district attorney said Wednesday.
Fatal Atlanta Police Shooting: Rayshard Brooks AftermathHours after the killing, Atlanta's police chief stepped down, the officer who shot Brooks was fired and a second officer placed on administrative duty -- but Brooks' death has rekindled large protests in the city, with more expected this week.
St Pete Bookstore Owner Addresses Systemic Racism, Shares Words Of HopeHer vision for the future includes more than just those marching. "...there is privilege in being white. Use [that] privilege to benefit and to uplift friends who are black. Family members who are black. Communities who have black people in it. That's my hope."