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Longtime Atlanta legislator gets year in jail for fraud

...fight illiteracy in poor communities and for other specific causes. The contributions were made to the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, which he had led since 1994, and to Universal Humanities, a tax-exempt organization he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-11-09/longtime-atlanta-legis
Prosecutors seek 2 years in prison for ex-Georgia lawmaker

...civil rights leader, Tyrone Brooks had the ear of Georgia's top political officials when he led the Georgia Association of Black Elec ted Officials and spearheaded efforts to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state's flag.Now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-23/prosecutors-seek-2-yea
Former Georgia lawmaker admits responsibility in fraud case

...specific causes such as fighting illiteracy in underserved communities. The contributions were made to the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, which Brooks had led since 1994, and to Universal Humanities, a tax-exempt organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-11-06/former-georgia-lawmaker-admi
Rep. Tyrone Brooks pleads guilty to tax charge

...relationship with Universal Humanities, a tax-exempt charitable organization he founded in 1990, and the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, which is made up of state and local lawmakers. Brooks became president of the group in 1993...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-09/rep-tyrone-brooks-plea
Historic First Ebenezer celebrates 200 years

...several other black churches separated from the body to form the Ebenezer Baptist Association, one of the first associations of black churches in Georgia. They went on to form the Missionary Baptist Convention of Georgia, which existed from 1870...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2012-08-24/historic-first-ebenezer-
Schools' plans are called insult

...schools' decision "a national outrage."Georgia state Rep. Tyrone Brooks, who is president of the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, said he didn't mind if students went to class Monday as long as students understood King's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-14/schools-plans-are-called-insu
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State Rep. Tyrone Brooks indicted

...office said.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the grand jury had been investigating the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, which Brooks has served as president. The newspaper reported in February that several officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-16/state-rep-tyrone-brook
Analysis: Georgia Democrats can't catch a break

...alleges state Rep. Tyrone Brooks pocketed about $1 million over the years.Brooks is the head of the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, which he is accused of stealing from as well. To compound the bad publicity, he is being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-28/analysis-georgia-democra
Miller: Obama should stay put

...I consider the source and go about my business." Democratic State Rep. Tyrone Brooks, who leads the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, said he wasn't offended by Mr. Miller's comment, but said it came a few years too late...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/17/met_541149.shtml
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Black lawmaker calls on colleagues to help college

...overcome a financial crisis that is threatening to close the school's doors. Brooks, president of the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, is holding the group's winter conference at the embattled historically black college this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/24/met_512440.shtml
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