Speaker Ralston Reprimanded, Admits to Wrongdoing

On Thursday December 8th the Georgia Supreme Court decided that House Speaker David Ralston would receive a panel reprimand by the state bar. The reprimand comes as a result of Ralston being investigated for violating rules as an attorney. In 2014 a request for investigation complaint was filed with the state bar by a former client of Ralstons. The complaint alleged that Ralston advanced a client nearly $22000 illegally. Ultimately Ralston admitted to violating state bar rules when he advanced the money but claimed he was only trying to help…

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Senator David Perdue Issues Statement On Visit To Guantanamo

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Foreign Relations and Senate Judiciary Committees, today issued the following statement about his visit yesterday to the U.S. detention facility at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba: “Yesterday, I visited the detention facility at Guantanamo, where I toured the barracks and courtroom and spoke with commanders. One thing was imminently clear to me: it is positively irresponsible to release or transfer the remaining detainees. This flies in the face of reason when the most recent intelligence report shows that…

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