A federal court ruling could strike down parts of Alabama’s sex offender law. A recent federal ruling says convicted sex offenders may not have to give internet provider information, instant messages or email addresses to law enforcement.
While Alabama isn’t a border state, Marshall says it’s a prime transit point for drug trafficking. He points to Alabama’s close proximity to Texas and Atlanta, a city he called “a major distribution point for drugs.”
Greg Cochran with the League of Municipalities said Tuesday there was an agreement between the governor, counties and cities to increase the state gas tax by 12 cents, on top of current gas tax. Lawmakers would need to approve it.
If you've ever gotten a familiar name or number on your caller I.D., only for the caller to be a totally different person trying to sell you a car warranty, a bill in the Alabama legislature would make that a felony.