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Worth Co. judge doesn't recall a city council member

WORTH CO., GA (WALB) -

A judge throws out an effort to recall a city council member in Worth County.

Former Police Chief David Morris led the effort to recall Donald Watson.

The judge said three of the four reasons listed in the recall application are not legal grounds for a recall.

In the fourth, The judge ruled Watson did technically violate the Open Meetings Act by gathering with other council members without public notice, but that did not justify a recall election.

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