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On Feb. 22, Republican state Rep. Jesse Petrea introduced House Bill 452, which would create a public database detailing crimes committed by illegal immigrants in Georgia. The bill calls for any Georgia jails to notify the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) of any undocumented immigrant detained. The bill also looks to create a database, that …

Late breaking developments have emerged in the case of Georgia vs. The Department of Homeland Security. As Claire Bernish of The Free Thought Project reported on December 9th, Georgia’s secretary of State Brian Kemp penned a letter to DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson, asking the director if he was aware that DHS had attempted to hack …

Attendees at a party allege a group of Confederate flag supporters made racially-charged and intimidating gestures towards them.

In the future, citizens in Georgia might innocently be asking for directions on the interstate before being told, “You might want to find an alternate route. That highway belongs to the Klan.” In Georgia’s Union County, the state court of appeals heard arguments on Friday in order to address a prickly question: Can the Ku …

When travelers and airport staff at Atlanta International Aiport saw Jim Cooley, they grew concerned. Not because the Georgia native and his wife were dropping off their daughter — things like that happen all the time at airports. Rather, everyone was freaking out because Cooley was carrying a fully-loaded AR-15. As a result, Cooley was approached by airport …

On May 11, a man in Gwinnett County, Georgia, shot and killed an alleged home invader and injured another to protect a mother and baby. The incident occurred around “just before midnight.” According to AJC.com, the man told police he retrieved his gun after seeing the suspects “walking across his back patio.” Shortly thereafter, he …

Three of the four Georgia teens charged with the brutal beating that left a 36-year-old Mableton man dead have been convicted of murder. The incident was initially reported as a hit-and-run death back in July when the incident occurred but police soon realized what had actually happened. Police arrested 19-year-old Jekari Oshay Strozier, 18-year-old Antonio Shantwan …