Sen. Gloria Butler to Present Racial Profiling Legislation

WHAT:           State Sen. Gloria Butler (D-Stone Mountain) will present   legislation eradicating racial profiling during a press conference on Tuesday, January 26 at 1 p.m.  Sen. Butler’s legislation will change the definition of racial profiling, improve training practices for police officers and adjust regulations on consent searches.

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Governor Signs Sen. Gloria Butler’s MARTA Legislation

20090601_04cATLANTA (June 2, 2009) – Governor Sonny Perdue recently signed into law Sen. Gloria Butler’s (D-Stone Mountain) legislation to strengthen revenues for public transit. The measure legalizes the consumption of food and beverages in Georgia’s rapid rail stations and intermodal bus stations at the discretion of each transit system.

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