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Resource ID: #5152
Subject: Courts
Source: WAGA-TV (Atlanta)
Date: Feb. 23-25; March 20, 24; October 1, 1987



WAGA-TV (Atlanta) documents a high rate of dismissals in criminal charges in Atlanta Municipal Court, Georgia's busiest court; 38 percent of criminal charges were dropped at this preliminary hearing stage, including rapes, robberies and murder, February-March 1987.

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