Gov. Nathan Deal earlier this month signed two bills that will allow Henry voters to decide this fall whether to create the county's fifth city by using territory de-annexed from Stockbridge.
“We will be asking the court to hold everything in place until the constitutionality of those two acts in question is in fact determined,” said Bob Wilson, a founding partner of Wilson Morton & Downs. “No case is perfect, and no case is a certainty. However we believe ... that this is a solid case.”