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Grand jury indictment alleges state Rep. Tyrone Brooks, D-Atlanta, misappropriated charity funds

A federal grand jury today indicted state Rep. Tyrone Brooks, D-Atlanta, a longtime lawmaker and civils rights activist, for mail, wire, and tax fraud. U.S. Attorney Sally Yates said the 30-count indictment accuses Brooks, who's served under the Gold Dome since 1993, of misappropriating nearly $1 million in donations he solicited for two charitable organizations.… [ Read more ] [ Subscri
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