Amazon may be picking a fight with Georgia

ATLANTA, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Online retail giant Amazon.com could be gearing up for a legal battle over a sales tax law a law professor said is open to legal debate.

Georgia immigration law gets go-ahead

ATLANTA, Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Georgia can start enforcing a law allowing police to investigate suspected illegal immigrants, officials say.

Ga. to invest in deeper Savannah port

SAVANNAH, Ga., Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Georgia's governor said plans are moving forward for a massive investment to deepen the Port of Savannah, the nation's fourth-largest port.

British officials kick off U.S. green tour

HOUSTON, May 7 (UPI) -- A growing green market opens the door to stronger U.S.-British energy ties, the British energy and climate change minister said at the start of a trade mission.
Georgia's Gov. Deal signs 'fetal pain' bill

Georgia's Gov. Deal signs 'fetal pain' bill

ATLANTA, May 2 (UPI) -- Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal approved new restrictions on late-term abortions performed in the state, signing a bill that generally bans abortions after 20 weeks.

Georgia approves welfare drug tests

ATLANTA, April 17 (UPI) -- A bill signed by Georgia's governor will oblige parents seeking welfare to be drug-tested at their own expense, provoking a challenge in court.
Michael Moore urges Georgia boycott

Michael Moore urges Georgia boycott

ATLANTA, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Filmmaker Michael Moore called for a boycott of Georgia this week after the state executed prison inmate Troy Davis for a murder Davis swore he did not commit.
Troy Davis executed after court decision

Troy Davis executed after court decision

JACKSON, Ga., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Georgia executed Troy Davis Wednesday for the murder of a police officer after the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday rejected Davis' appeal for a stay of execution.

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Court refuses to review water rights case

ATLANTA, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- An appeals court has denied a request by Alabama and Florida to review a ruling allowing metro Atlanta to tap a reservoir that supplies nearly 3 million people.

Report: Widespread cheating in Atlanta

ATLANTA, July 5 (UPI) -- A summary of a report finding massive cheating on state tests in the Atlanta public schools was released Tuesday.

Ga. governor signs immigration bill

ATLANTA, May 14 (UPI) -- Georgia became the third state to adopt its own immigration policy Friday when Gov. Nathan Deal signed a bill modeled on a controversial Arizona law.

Ga. governor will sign immigration bill

ATLANTA, April 16 (UPI) -- Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal says he will sign an Arizona-style immigration bill into law.

Ga. legislature passes immigration bill

ATLANTA, April 15 (UPI) -- The Georgia Assembly ended its session by passing an immigration bill modeled on the controversial Arizona law.

Photo of Ga. governor as Nazi riles some

ATLANTA, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- El Nuevo Georgia, a Spanish-language newspaper, has drawn some heat for an altered photo of Gov. Nathan Deal sporting a Nazi uniform and Hitler mustache.
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