Category: Local News

Student’s killing in Athens over the weekend gives momentum to bill to require Georgia sheriffs to cooperate with ICE

A U.S. Department of Homeland Security vehicle sits outside the Atlanta field office of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement office Saturday. File photo In the wake of the killing of 22-year-old nursing student Laken Riley at the University of Georgia, a state House committee has moved forward on legislation targeting immigrants in state custody.…