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An Unjust Virus: Georgia courts slammed by coronavirus

An Unjust Virus: Georgia courts slammed by coronavirus

Lorna DeLoach and her husband were diagnosed with COVID-19 a week ago. “I’m just taking it day by day,’’ she said Wednesday while battling a fever. “I’ve got some secondary infection going on.’’ DeLoach, 56, believes she was infected with COVID while performing her duties as the probate court judge of Bulloch County. “We’re so exposed,’’ she said. “There’s no hiding in chambers for us.” A high number of probate court judges in Georgia have been infected with the virus. Since April, 33 probate judges in Georgia have tested positive for COVID-19. That’s up from 17 in November. With one…
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