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Cancellation of Atlanta festival sparks new fight over guns

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Live Nation has refused to say why it recently called off September's Music Midtown. News outlets, citing anonymous sources, ascribed the announcement to a 2019 Georgia Supreme Court decision. The decision outlined limits on the ability of private companies to ban guns on public property. The ruling stemmed from a 2014 state law that expanded the locations where guns were allowed.
1 month ago·Atlanta, United States

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Cancellation of Atlanta festival sparks new fight over guns

The cancellation of a major music festival in Atlanta has ignited a new fight over Georgia gun laws

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Cancellation of Atlanta festival sparks new fight over guns

The cancellation of a major music festival in Atlanta has ignited a new fight over Georgia gun laws

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Cancellation of Atlanta festival sparks new fight over guns

Tens of thousands of Music Midtown festivalgoers are no longer going to descend on Atlanta’s massive Piedmont Park next month to cheer on hip-hop star Future or watch beloved rock band My Chemical Romance take the stage.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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Cancellation of Atlanta festival sparks new fight over guns

Tens of thousands of Music Midtown festivalgoers are no longer going to descend on Atlanta’s massive Piedmont Park next month to cheer on hip-hop star Future or watch beloved rock band My Chemical Romance take the stage.

2 months ago·United States
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Cancellation of Atlanta festival sparks new fight over guns

By SUDHIN THANAWALA Associated PressATLANTA (AP) — The cancellation of a major music festival in Atlanta has ignited a new fight over Georgia gun laws. Live Nation has refused to say why it abruptly called off September’s Music Midtown festival last week. But news outlets ascribed the decision to state gun laws that could have prevented organizers from enforcing a ban on firearms. Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams and other Democrats…

2 months ago
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Cancellation of Atlanta festival sparks new fight over guns

By SUDHIN THANAWALA Associated PressATLANTA (AP) — The cancellation of a major music festival in Atlanta has ignited a new fight over Georgia gun laws. Live Nation has refused to say why it abruptly called off September’s Music Midtown festival last week. But news outlets ascribed the decision to state gun laws that could have prevented organizers from enforcing a ban on firearms. Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams and other Democrats…

2 months ago
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