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Resource ID: #16584
Subject: Courts
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Date: 21-May-00

Description

This article examines the court's records and finds that several criminals were given first offender status. Cook analyzed computer records kept by the GBI and state Department of Corrections and discovered that nearly 5,000 felons have been given undeserved second chances under state law in the past 15 years.

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