Post Tagged with: "Georgia"

June 21, 2011 04:34

Georgia and Alabama Spark Lawsuits over Immigration Laws

Within months of each other, Georgia and Alabama passed strict immigration laws aimed at holding businesses accountable and empowering local law enforcement officers. Some have called Alabama’s law the toughest law of its kind in the country – the same title given to Georgia’s law before Alabama followed with its own bill.

June 17, 2011 06:35

Immigration insanity – eleven nations sue Georgia over crackdown

Eleven foreign countries, including Mexico and Brazil, are suing the state of Georgia for its law cracking down on illegal immigration. Georgia subsidizes roughly 500,000 illegal immigrants in via public schools, law enforcement and health care costs.

January 4, 2011 05:53

Immigration Battles in 2011 will Shift to States

With the possibility of a stalemate in Congress over immigration issues, legislators in at least half a dozen states are moving to approve laws similar to the one adopted by Arizona last year, according to a story published in The New York Times.

November 4, 2010 09:12

Abortion, race & sex all in one bill!

SB529 states that the solicitation of an abortion based on the race, color or sex (gender) of the unborn child or the race or color of a parent of that child constitutes a criminal abortion.

September 13, 2010 06:42

States opposed to healthcare overhaul pin hopes on Florida court hearing

Attorneys general from 19 other states joined the Florida suit. They represent Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, Idaho, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah and Washington.

April 29, 2010 04:08

Domestic terrorists? 5 held without bond in home made bomb case

Shrapnel ingredients show the intent to harm people in these bombs found in Georgia