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Atlanta Effort to Get “Stop Cop City” on Nov. Ballot Successfully Passes Signature Threshold

HeadlineAug 14, 2023

In other news from Georgia, activists campaigning to get a public referendum on Cop City have gotten 80,000 signatures, surpassing the minimum number needed to get the measure on the November ballot. The campaign “Vote to Stop Cop City” has set a stretch goal of 100,000 signatures before it submits the petition next Monday.

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