A law that chills free speech would harm all of us

A law that chills free speech would harm all of us

By Benjamin Causey Any law that limits the First Amendment’s expressive freedoms harms every citizen, regardless of their political beliefs or ideologies. Senate Bill 171 would be one of those harmful laws. It takes Georgia’s “unlawful assembly” law and weaponizes it,...
High court secures free speech protections in Georgia

High court secures free speech protections in Georgia

In a court victory with First Amendment implications, the Supreme Court of Georgia has ruled that the state’s anti-SLAPP statute protects a speaker from being sued for defamation for criticizing a public official, unless the speaker was aware their statements were...
GFAF partners on media training for law enforcement

GFAF partners on media training for law enforcement

The Georgia First Amendment Foundation has partnered with the Society of Professional Journalists Georgia Chapter to develop an online training course for the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC). The course, led by SPJ GA and produced with guidance from GFAF...