Cobb County Judge Contemplates Overturning Verdict in Case of Concealed Death, Leaving Family Concerned

COBB COUNTY, Ga. – A Cobb County judge is currently reviewing the conviction of a man found guilty of concealing his girlfriend’s death. The potential overturning of the jury’s verdict has raised concerns for Hailey Johnson’s family, who fear that justice may be denied. Hailey’s tragic death in 2022 resurfaced during her boyfriend’s trial, which lasted four days. The jury found Brooks Cleary guilty on all charges, providing a glimmer of hope for her family. However, immediately after the verdict was read, Judge Jason Marbutt announced his consideration of acting as the 13th juror to … Read more

LGBTQ Advocacy Teacher Files Lawsuit Against Cobb County School District for Retaliation and Censorship

A teacher in Cobb County, Georgia, has filed a lawsuit against the school district, alleging that she was fired for supporting LGBTQ students. The 35-page complaint claims that the plaintiffs faced termination or fear discipline due to the school’s vague censorship policies. The lawsuit argues that the firing of the teacher, Rinderle, served as a warning to other educators against allowing students access to information about LGBTQ and gender nonconforming individuals. The plaintiffs argue that this violates Title IX, the civil rights law that prohibits sex-based discrimination in schools. They are demanding Rinderle’s reinstatement, removal … Read more