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Judge tosses Fulton elections lawsuit filed by Trump backers

A Henry County Superior Court judge dismissed a lawsuit Wednesday seeking to inspect 147,000 Fulton County absentee ballots from last November’s election for signs of fraud claimed by supporters of former President Donald Trump. Judge Brian Amero ruled that activist Garland Favorito of the group VoterGA and eight co-plaintiffs lacked standing to file the suit […] The post Judge tosses Fulton elections lawsuit filed by Trump backers appeared on The Georgia Sun. The Georgia Sun

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Johns Creek Arts Festival returns this weekend

JOHNS CREEK — The Johns Creek Arts Festival returns this weekend and will last both Saturday and Sunday. Talented local artists will exhibit paintings, pottery, metalwork, folk art, glass, jewelry, yard art, and more Saturday, Oct. 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the […] The post Johns Creek Arts Festival returns this weekend appeared on The Georgia Sun. The Georgia Sun Read More

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‘It ought to shock Americans’: Adam Schiff lays out ‘dire threat’ Capitol riot committee trying to expose

In an interview on Wednesday with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) outlined the House Committee on January 6th’s interest in former Trump Justice Department official Jeffrey Clark — a key figure in the effort to help Trump overturn the 2020 election. “I know you have also just subpoenaed Jeffrey Clark,” said Blitzer. “Do you expect him to cooperate?” “Very hard to say,” said Schiff. “We subpoenaed him because we couldn’t get voluntary cooperation,

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Falcons fans drink liquor, Patriots fans drink wine

Different sports fans have different ways of coping with their team’s successes and failures. Die hard fans will let their team’s loss affect them emotionally until the following game, whereas fair-weather fans will simply shrug off a loss, content that the team can redeem themselves next time around. And when it comes to drinking after […] The post Falcons fans drink liquor, Patriots fans drink wine appeared on The Georgia Sun. The Georgia Sun Read

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CNN pulls back the curtain on little-known Trump supporter who was instrumental in pushing for election coup

On CNN Wednesday, reporter Sunlen Surfaty did a deep dive into Cleta Mitchell — a little-known pro-Trump lawyer who played a big part in trying to overthrow the results of the 2020 presidential election. “She is not a household name,” said Surfaty. “But lawyer Cleta Mitchell is a leader in President Trump’s attempt to overturn the 2020 election. Named multiple times in a newly released Senate Judiciary report for her role in the pressure campaign

Atlanta Pride Creates “Living Rainbow” Sidewalk for ELEVATE Weekend, Oct. 15-17

As part of the ELEVATE Atlanta public arts festival, Atlanta Pride will be colorizing 1000 feet of sidewalk as a “Living Rainbow.” The Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs awarded Atlanta Pride a grant for this project, which will be on display the weekend of October 15-17. This artwork will be free and open to the public but will only be temporarily on display around Rose Circle Park (900 Rose Cir SW) during the scheduled