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Georgia and Alabama Cities Deny Utilities to Some Immigrants and Poor Residents

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IDs required in GA and AL in order to obtain basic utilities? A traffic ticket cutting off these same underprivileged populations from utilities?

This policy and others (in La Grange, GA, one example) 'are being challenged by a lawsuit filed by the Southern Center for Human Rights, the NAACP of Troup County, Project South and the civil rights law firm of Relman, Dane & Colfax.'

Read this and weep.

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