Governor Approves Bill that May Halt Fani Willis' Investigation

By | April 27, 2024

Blocked by the state

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has signed a law reactivating a committee that can monitor local prosecutors like Fulton County DA Fani Willis. 

test article image
Getty Images

The Prosecuting Attorneys Qualifications Commission was initially established last year but blocked by the state Supreme Court. 

Remove prosecutors

test article image
via CNN

The new law removes the high court's approval, allowing the commission, comprised solely of Republican appointees, to potentially remove prosecutors whose decisions they disagree with.