Immigrants who have received special reprieves from deportation would no longer be eligible for Georgia driver’s licenses under legislation Republican lawmakers filed Friday.
State law now permits driver’s licenses for immigrants who have received two-year deportation deferrals through the Obama administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The program applies to immigrants who were illegally brought to the U.S. as children, who attended school here or served in the U.S. military and who have not been convicted of felonies.
Challengers to both the Falcons and Braves stadium financing deals have been granted hearings before the Georgia Supreme Court in which they’ll argue against local plans to issue taxpayer-backed bonds for stadium construction.
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