Ashley Bell Sworn in as Special Assistant to US Secretary of State

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The Gainesville Times reports that Bell & Washington attorney Ashley Bell was sworn in recently as a special assistant to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. He will be working as part of the department’s bureau of public affairs to make sure President Donald Trump’s vision for America’s place in the world is communicated clearly. Bell previously served on the …

Democrats Show Support for a Newly Minted Trump Official from Georgia

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The Atlanta Journal reports that in an unusual bipartisan show of support, six state Senate Democrats sponsored a resolution to commend Ashley Bell, a Democrat-turned-Republican from Georgia who now works for the Donald Trump administration. The measure was adopted without debate. Senate Resolution 333 praises Bell’s “determination, intelligence and work ethic” in rising from Hall County commissioner, as a Democrat, …

Woman Says Police Broker Her Jaw During Arrest

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Attorney Quinton Washington is representing a college student, Shanita Maeberry, who was arrested after a scuffle with Roswell police during a traffic stop. It was a first arrest for Maeberry who just received her associates degree in criminal justice, and plans to be a juvenile probation officer. Read the full story here.

Lawsuit: Former City Employee Hurled Racial Slurs

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A Gainesville family is scared after their neighbor allegedly yelled racial slurs and pointed a gun in their direction. Attorney Ashley Bell and his legal team is filing a lawsuit against the neighbor.