Tag Archives: sovereign immunity

Court upholds 20-week abortion ban, says state can’t be sued

State Supreme Court upholds a lower court decision to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Georgia’s abortion law . . .

Tags: abortion ban , Georgia Supreme Court , sovereign immunity

Supreme Court rules labor department can’t be sued

The Georgia Supreme Court rules in favor of the state labor department in a contract dispute with a software company . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , Labor Department , sovereign immunity

House bill would waive state’s sovereign immunity

Citizens who’ve been harmed by a state or local government agency could seek an injunction against that agency under a bill that passed the Georgia House . . .

Tags: injunctions , sovereign immunity , Wendell Willard