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05 - Oct

Program that matches inmates with shelter dogs expands outside Fulton County Jail

Canine Cellmates has matched inmates with shelter dogs in Fulton County for years, but now the county is expanding the program outside of jail cells.
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News
23 - Aug

Atlanta Woman Released from Prison After Felony Murder Conviction Overturned with Fulton County DA’s Help

An Atlanta woman was released from prison this week after spending several years behind bars for a murder she did not commit.
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News
15 - Jul

Fulton County DA requests Georgia’s heartbeat law to be sent to lower courts

In a letter filed on behalf of Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis on Friday, Willis is asking the United States Court of Appeals For the Eleventh Circuit to send Georgia’s “heartbeat law” back down to the lower courts.
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News
15 - Jul

Fulton DA plans crackdown on dangerous apartment complexes

Prosecutors on Friday said they are planning a crackdown on Atlanta’s most dangerous and unhealthy apartment complexes.
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News
11 - Jul

Georgia elected officials tackle human trafficking, announcing multi-prong approach

State and city leaders are calling attention to human trafficking, also known as modern-day slavery. With the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta airport being one of the world’s busiest airports, leaders now say they can do more to stop the crime, including educating passengers.
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News
11 - Jul

Happening in Fulton: DA Fani Willis and Staff Back to School Bookbag Giveaway

Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis and her team hosted a back to school giveaway to help prepare kids for the upcoming school year.
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