Georgia lawmakers are sending a message to street gang criminals. The Georgia House of Representatives voted 106-60 Wednesday to send HB 874 to the Senate, which would impose a minimum five year sentence on prisoners who use cell phones to conduct gang activity.

Bill sponsor, Rep. Bert Reeves (R-Marietta) , said he wants to give Georgia prosecutors more tools in their fight against illegal street gang activity. 

Please enter your User Name and Password to view the rest of this subscriber-only story. If you are unable to login, your account may have expired. Please contact James Online if you have any problems.

 

  or  CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE

Login

Lost your password?