A 3 year study of seat belts on school buses found that it’s not the most cost effective way to prevent fatalities. The report released in Alabama Monday will be studied by Georgia lawmakers. The study was commissioned by Alabama Governor Bob Riley after 4 students died in a crash in Huntsville in 2006.
As Georgia and its neighbors feud over water use, two Georgia lawmakers are introducing bills meant to guarantee Atlanta's access to water. The legislation would allow water withdrawals from Lake Lanier for industrial and municipal uses.