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Georgia governor allocates COVID relief funds to help courts

Oct. 28, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's governor said Thursday that he plans to use up to $110 million to help the state's courts recover from a slowdown that was caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The money for grants to courts and related agencies will come from the $4.8 billion in...

Panel to advise if indicted prosecutor should be suspended

Sep. 22, 2021 15:14 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's governor on Wednesday appointed a review panel to determine whether a district attorney who was indicted on charges of criminal misconduct while in office should be suspended while the case is pending. Gov. Brian Kemp signed an executive order...