“What a glorious morning this is!” said Samuel Adams to John Hancock at the Battle of Lexington, Massachusetts, 243 years ago on April 19, 1775. It was the day of the “The Shot Heard Round the World”.
Indeed, that first bloodshed in the American War for Independence was an extremely important event. Due to the modern day revisionist history tactics of education textbooks in America, we are rarely told that this day was really about gun confiscation. You see, King George III was all about gun control for the colonists. He had instructed his generals to begin rounding up the guns of the colonists in our land for one reason – so he might oppress them with the measures of a tyrant. The fact is the Red Coats went to Lexington and Concord that day to confiscate the guns, ammunition, and gunpowder of the American colonists.Read more
The Georgia Senate Rules Committee voted today to bring the Hidden Predator Act of 2018 (HB 605) to the Senate floor for full vote tomorrow, March 27th - the next to last day of the session. The Senate version of HB 605 was compromised compared to the House version.
Please call your State Senator as soon as possible and ask them to:
RESTORE the statue of limitations cap to 38 years of age
REMOVE the Senate's stipulation that persons over 31 years old cannot bring forth a case
RESTORE the discovery time period to four years
- REMOVE the Senate's change that weakens Georgia's Mandatory Reporter Law
This week the "Hidden Predator Act of 2018" (HB 605) will get a second hearing and possible vote in the Senate Judiciary Committee. For this bill to protect Georgia's children from sexual predators and those who hide their actions the current version must be passed with a favorable recommendation to the full Senate. Please call and/or email the members of the Senate Judiciary Committee today (see below) and ask them to SUPPORT HB 605.