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  • School district's toilet policy under investigation after 'girl, five, was molested in the...

    10/04/2018 6:49:41 PM PDT · by Morgana · 34 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | October 4, 2018 | DM reporter
    FULL TITLE: School district's toilet policy under investigation after 'girl, five, was molested in the bathroom by a gender fluid student' The Department of Education's Civil Rights division is investigating after a five-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by a boy in her class in November last year. A complaint filed by the girl's mother alleges the child had gone to the bathroom, and the boy had been able to follow her because he identified as gender fluid and was, under school policy, allowed to be there. The mother, Pascha Thomas, further alleges when she made a complaint to the...
  • Democrat Candidate Refuses To Reveal Source of Million-Dollar Donations

    09/18/2018 6:56:38 AM PDT · by McQ444 · 42 replies
    Western Journal ^ | 2018-09-18 21:00 | Jason Hopkins
    Stacey Abrams, the Democratic nominee in Georgia’s gubernatorial election, is refusing to disclose the origin of millions of dollars donated to two foundations that helped propel her political career.
  • Shame on Georgia's Medical Swamp

    09/06/2018 7:13:29 PM PDT · by Coleus · 1 replies
    Christian Newswire ^ | 08.31.18 | Genevieve Wilson
    Shame on Georgia's Medical Swamp Contact: Genevieve Wilson, Georgia Right to Life, 770-339-6880 NORCROSS, Ga., Aug. 31, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Georgia Right to Life (GRTL) today slammed the Georgia Composite Medical Board for its outrageous and immoral decision to reinstate the medical license for disgraced late-term abortionist Tyrone C. Malloy. "This is a flagrant example of the medical community circling the wagons to protect their own despite patients' safety," said GRTL President Ricardo Davis. "If they're going to put cronyism above ethics they don't deserve to hold this critical position." Davis called on Governor Deal to immediately demand all...
  • Thousands Of Foreign Nationals Were Registered To Vote In 13 Jurisdictions, Study Finds

    09/01/2018 9:52:26 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 18 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | August 31, 2018 | Molly Prince
    More than 3,000 foreign nationals were removed from voter rolls across 13 sanctuary jurisdictions from 2006 to 2018, according to Public Interest Legal Foundation research released Monday. The study, which collected data on 13 sanctuary cities and counties in seven different states, discovered that approximately 3,120 non-U.S. citizens had been removed, and that some of those non-citizens had cast votes in U.S. elections. The breakdown of jurisdictions and foreign voters removed is as follows: Arlington, Virginia — 145 voters Chesterfield County, Virginia — 321 voters Chicago, Illinois — 232 voters DeKalb County, Georgia — 11 voters Essex County, New Jersey...
  • Georgia Professors Lawsuit to Stop Campus Carry Fails

    08/22/2018 4:41:31 AM PDT · by marktwain · 9 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 22 August, 2018 | Dean Weingarten
    Judge Kimberly Adams In May of 2017, Governor Nation Deal signed a Campus Carry bill into law in Georgia.  In September of that year, six college professors filed a lawsuit against Governor Deal and Georgia AG Chris Carr. The professors alleged the State did not have the authority to regulate the university system. From 11alive.com: “Whether firearms on campuses help or hinder the cause of creating a safe and secure learning environment is, to be sure, a subject of intense debate,” the lawsuit said. “Reasonable minds can and do differ on this issue, but this case is not about...
  • Jury Finds Georgia Felon Has Right to Self Defense

    08/16/2018 4:39:56 AM PDT · by marktwain · 23 replies
    Ammoland ^ | 12 August, 2018 | Dean Weingarten
    On 5 November, 2014, Demarco M. Williams shot and killed Javarious Walthour. Williams was 26, Walthour was 20. Williams had been convicted of fleeing in 2008, when he was 20. Demarco Williams chose to go to a jury trial rather than plead to a lesser charge. On August 10th, 2018, the jury found Williams not guilty of murder, criminal damage to property, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.   From augustachronicle.com: Defense attorney Peter Johnson argued to the jury that Williams shot Walthour in self-defense because he knew Walthour was armed and looking for him....
  • ‘Underdog’ Geoff Duncan appears to defeat David Shafer for GOP Lt. Gov. nomination

    07/24/2018 8:28:47 PM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 20 replies
    The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ^ | July 24, 2018 | Maya T. Prabhu
    Former state Rep. Geoff Duncan appears to have pulled off an upset win against state Sen. David Shafer, narrowly securing the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor. According to unofficial results from Secretary of State’s office, Duncan won by less than one percent of the vote. The Cumming Republican held Shafer off in an extremely close race – one that Shafer almost won outright with nearly 50 percent of the vote in the May primary in what was then a three-way race. Duncan, who served in the state House for five years, ran a campaign as an underdog outsider, often referring...
  • GA: Armed Woman Saves Deputy in Georgia

    12/28/2017 7:33:24 AM PST · by marktwain · 18 replies
    Ammoland ^ | 25 December, 2017 | Dean Weingarten
    A kind-hearted Deputy was rewarded with a potentially deadly attack in Dawson County, Georgia on December fifth, about 2:40 P.M.  Sargent Randy Harkness has been with the Dawson County Sheriff's office for more than 23 years.  He gave a courtesy ride to Justin Alan Foster to the local Chevron station. He was in the process of providing some personal charity to Foster in the form of a small cash gift, when Foster attacked him.  From fox5atlanta.com:Foster then fled across the road to the McDonald’s parking lot where he assaulted an elderly woman. Additional “good Samaritans” at the McDonald’s detained...
  • School nixes boy's 'Fake News' T-shirt on field trip to CNN

    11/16/2017 1:07:33 PM PST · by DFG · 42 replies
    Fox News ^ | 11/16/2017 | Brian Flood
    A Georgia family is under fire for allowing a seventh grader to wear a T-shirt that mocked liberal news network CNN on a school field trip to CNN’s Atlanta headquarters -- but the boy's parents think the school violated the First Amendment by making their son take it off. Nancy and Stan Jester, of Dekalb, are both local elected officials, she a county commissioner and he is a member of the local school board. Their son, seventh-grader Jaxon, wore a shirt mocking the CNN logo as “FNN” with the caption, “Fake News Network.”
  • Colorado nonprofit sue to overturn special election results in Georgia's 6th...

    07/05/2017 5:12:44 AM PDT · by Mechanicos · 33 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | Jul 4, 2017 | Colorado Springs Gazette
    A group of Georgia voters and a Colorado-based watchdog organization filed a lawsuit late Monday asking a judge to overturn the results of last month's 6th Congressional District special election and scrap the state's voting system, Colorado Politics has learned. The complaint, filed in Fulton County Superior Court, alleges that state and local election officials ignored warnings for months that Georgia's centralized election system — already known for potential security flaws and lacking a paper trail to verify results — had been compromised and left unprotected from intruders since at least last summer, casting doubt on Republican Karen Handel's 3.8-point...
  • U.S. Marshals searching for suspects in vicious restaurant assault

    06/26/2017 7:31:11 PM PDT · by BBell · 44 replies
    Published on Jun 26, 2017 BAXLEY, GA (WTOC) — Baxley Police are still looking for a couple who attacked a restaurant owner and her 15-year-old daughter last Thursday - over a food order. At this time, the video has nearly two million views on Facebook. Police tell us they're expanding their search for the two suspects beyond just Southeast Georgia, and a handful of outraged citizens are also putting their money together to offer a $2,000 reward for information that leads to their arrests. The assault, captured on surveillance video outside Baxley's Quik Chik stand, has people talking around the...
  • Victories on Knife Rights in Montana and Georgia

    05/23/2017 5:45:56 AM PDT · by marktwain · 15 replies
    ammoland ^ | 22 May, 2017 | Dean Weingarten
    Knives are arms protected by the Second Amendment. In American history, knives have been banned as often, perhaps more so, than firearms have.The concealed carry of knives have been banned, along with firearms. The possession and carry of knives have been regularily banned and forbidden by the states. In Montana, Constitutional carry for knives was achieved on 21 April, 2017.Montana law treated knives with a blade of more than 4 inches the same as firearms in their concealed carry statute. It is legal to carry concealed weapons in most of Montana, without a permit, except inside city limits.  The...
  • Georgia Governor Nathan Deal Signs Campus Carry on May 4, 2017

    05/09/2017 8:09:26 AM PDT · by marktwain · 8 replies
    ammoland ^ | 4 May, 2017 | Dean Weingarten
    Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed the Georgia Campus Carry legislation, HB 280, on Thursday this week, May 4th, 2017.May 4th was the last day that Governor Deal had to sign or veto the bill. The NRA Annual Meeting was in Atlanta this year. Perhaps the stellar performance of NRA Meeting attendees helped Governor Deal in his decision. Crime tends to drop when 80,000 NRA members show up in town. The meeting was widely publicized.From the office of Governor Deal at Georgia.gov: Gov. Nathan Deal today signed HB 280, which permits weapons carry license holders to carry firearms in specific...
  • On the Way to Atlanta, NRA Meeting 2017

    04/30/2017 5:18:11 AM PDT · by marktwain · 12 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 28 April, 2017 | Dean Weingarten
    I drove to the NRA Meeting in Atlanta yesterday, the 26th of April, 2017.  I had been visiting family in Dallas, Texas, so it was only 800 miles. On the way, I reflected on the last time I was in Atlanta for more than a flight change. It was over 40 years ago, when I was in the Army. What happened then was not important. But what has happened in the last 40 years has been phenomenal for Second Amendment Supporters. In 1974, the Gun Control Act of 1968 was only six years old. It had not been improved...
  • REPORT: Democrat Darling in Georgia House Special Election Runs Company That Funds Human Smuggling

    04/24/2017 3:53:22 PM PDT · by HarleyLady27 · 44 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | April 24, 2017 | Cristina Laila
    Democrat Congressional Candidate and Georgia darling, Jon Ossoff paid human smugglers operating across Europe approximately $2,000. Everyday we learn more and more about this young Democrat who was foisted onto Georgians by outside money. We also just reported that Ossoff didn’t vote in the 2012 election. He claims he couldn’t vote because he was abroad. Yeah ok, makes sense! Someone who was involved in human smuggling shouldn’t be able to run for office, but since he’s a Democrat, this will probably get swept under the rug.
  • GA: Omnibus Gun Law Reform Moves Forward with Knife Law Reform

    03/29/2017 6:15:55 AM PDT · by marktwain · 9 replies
    ammoland ^ | 29 March, 2017 | Dean Weingarten
    HB 292 is the Georgia omnibus gun law reform bill for 2017.  It is similar to the reform bill HB 1060, that passed the legislature last year. That bill was vetoed by Governor Deal.HB 292 has a couple of differences. Church carry is not addressed in the 2017 bill, and knife reform has been added as an amendment. Here are some of the features of HB 292, from georgiacarry.org: Will allow for a person moving into GA who has a valid firearms license or permit to carry on that permit for 90 days or upon person attaining a GWL;Allow for...
  • Sheriff Offers Victim a Gun, Gun Shop Gives a .38

    02/15/2017 3:59:10 AM PST · by marktwain · 28 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 12 February, 2017 | Dean Weingarten
    On Friday, 3 February, 2017, 66-year-old Billy Harrell was being robbed in the parking lot of the restaurant he manages, the Ole Times Country Buffet.  He was closing for the night. It was about 9:30 p.m. in Dublin, Georgia.  Holding a gun to his head, the two robbers forced him into his SUV. They took a gun from the vehicle and other items. From idahostatesman.com: The robber grabbed a pistol and some other items from the vehicle and started to leave. When he turned back around with his gun pointed, Harrell fired a shot from another weapon he had...
  • Atlanta Mayor Reed to Trump: “John Lewis an American hero. Full stop.”

    01/14/2017 12:53:55 PM PST · by madprof98 · 106 replies
    Atlanta Journal-Constitution ^ | 1/14/17 | Leon Stafford
    Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed pushed back Saturday on President-elect Donald Trump’s assessment of civil rights leader and U.S. Rep. John Lewis’ district. In a series of tweets, Reed said: “John Lewis is an American hero & a national treasure. Period. Full stop. “That PEOTUS Trump would attack Congressman Lewis on MLK Day weekend for “all talk…no action” when he bled to actually “Make America Great” is why far less than half the country supports him at the dawn of his presidency.” Trump said Lewis’s district was “in horrible shape and falling apart (not to mention crime infested)” in an early...
  • VIDEO: Gun Store Owner Shoots Through Counter, Kills Robbery Suspect

    01/09/2017 7:57:45 PM PST · by BBell · 84 replies
    http://www.breitbart.com ^ | 1/9/17 | by AWR HAWKINS
    The store is Dixie Gun and Pawn and the store owner’s name is Jimmy Groover. Action News 5 reports that Groover was wearing a handgun on his hip when the suspects entered the store. Once under threat, he drew his gun and shot, hitting one of the suspects and killing him on the spot. Surveillance video of the incident has now been released and published by LiveLeak. In it you can clearly see one of two suspects pointing a gun at a store employee and then in Groover’s direction. The next thing you see is Groover shooting and killing one...
  • Black Man Shoots One, Protected by Sheriff

    12/24/2016 4:04:51 AM PST · by marktwain · 68 replies
    ammoland ^ | 19 December, 2016 | Dean Weingarten
    Arizona – -(Ammoland.com)- It was Saturday afternoon, the 26th of November, on Highway 138  in Georgia. The traffic was heavy after the college football game between Georgia and Georgia tech. The game had been a nail biter.  Georgia Tech  beat Georgia 28-27 in the last 30 seconds of the game.  In the heavy traffic after the close game, emotions may have been running high.That was when Dontavious Chancy pulled in ahead of four men in a pickup truck. Chancy said that they tried to run him off the road. All the vehicles ended up stuck in traffic near Forrester...