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Public defender

ATLANTA — A trial court improperly denied the American Civil Liberties Union’s anti-SLAPP motion to strike a suit claiming it published defamatory statements alleging that the public defender for misdemeanor cases in Glynn County had charged an indigent criminal defendant a fee, the Georgia Supreme Court ruled, but the lower court must rule on the public defender's discovery motions.

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