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Southern Center for Human Rights to Honor Georgia NAACP; Bondurant, Mixson, & Elmore LLP

On Tuesday, May 4th, the Southern Center for Human Rights (SCHR) will host its annual…

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Crossover Day 2021

Welcome to Crossover Day in the Georgia General Assembly! Today is the deadline for bills…

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Action Alert: Oppose HB 286

House Bill 286 is scheduled for a vote by the full House of Representatives on…

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Legislative Update

The Georgia General Assembly met this week for legislative days 13 through 16 and will…

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Action Alert: Stop Senate Bill 10

Senate Bill 10, the overly punitive street racing legislation, has been scheduled for a hearing…

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Legislative Update, Week of January 25

The Georgia General Assembly was in session this week for legislative days 5 through 8….

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2021 Legislative Preview

This week, the Georgia General Assembly convened and met for the first four of the…

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Incarcerated in GA During COVID-19? We Want Your Story to be Heard. In Your Own Words.

COVID-19 has killed people in prisons and jails at three times the already alarming rate…

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The Cause of Justice is Always Urgent

Most of us have never lived through a year like 2020 before. This has been a year of omnipresent tragedy and uncounted acts of heroism, of the most astonishing failures of governmental leadership and the most inspiring collective demands for racial justice.

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An End of Year Message from SCHR Board Chair James Kwak

Dear Friends of the Southern Center for Human Rights,  Most of us have never lived…

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Encourage Your Legislators to Attend Southern Center for Human Rights’ Legislative Institute!

We know that Georgians care about making our state’s criminal legal systems fairer, smarter, more…

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