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    Braves stadium critic: “Constitution … like a speed bump”

     

    By JIM WALLS
    July 8, 2014 — A Cobb County judge will decide by the end of the month whether Cobb County can sell revenue bonds to finance a new stadium for the Atlanta Braves. Cobb’s lawyers say it’s all perfectly legal, while critics accuse the county of making an end-run around the Georgia Constitution. “We’ve treated the Constitution as an obstacle,” said one, software developer Chris Peters, “just like a speed bump that we can just climb over.”
    Here are links to my latest story and my other recent posts on the topic for Atlanta Magazine’s Daily Agenda:

     

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