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First Slice 3-10-15: Obama to propose 'student aid bill of rights,' hold DNC fundraiser in Atlanta today

Midnight Rider director heads to jail, fireworks could be legalized in Georgia, and more

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President Barack Obama is scheduled to be in Atlanta today to unveil a proposal for his "student aid bill of rights" at Georgia Tech and raise funds for the Democratic National Committee. Gov. Nathan Deal will be a surprise guest at the Tech address. Expect chaotic traffic in the afternoon!

Randall Miller, the director of the ill-fated Gregg Allman biopic, Midnight Rider, will serve two years behind bars after striking a plea deal over an involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of camera operator Sarah Jones.

DeKalb County District Attorney Robert James plans to pursue the death penalty against a man who last year allegedly killed three homeless men and a Smyrna hair stylist.

Fireworks enthusiasts have long had to drive across state lines to obtain their favorite Fourth of July festivities. But that could change if a measure to legalize fireworks, which state reps have already passed, becomes law.

Should the state take control of the Atlanta Airport? One state lawmaker wants a study conducted about whether city or state officials should be running the world's busiest airport.

The parents of Kendrick Johnson, a Valdosta teenager whose body was found rolled up inside a mat at his high school, face a counter lawsuit for making defamatory accusations against a FBI agent and his two sons.





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