2018 Georgia Code
Title 1 - General Provisions
Chapter 2 - Persons and Their Rights
§ 1-2-6. Rights of citizens generally

Universal Citation: GA Code § 1-2-6 (2018)
  • (a) The rights of citizens include, without limitation, the following:

    • (1) The right of personal security;

    • (2) The right of personal liberty;

    • (3) The right of private property and the disposition thereof;

    • (4) The right of the elective franchise;

    • (5) The right to hold office, unless disqualified by the Constitution and laws of this state;

    • (6) The right to appeal to the courts;

    • (7) The right to testify as a witness;

    • (8) The right to perform any civil function; and

    • (9) The right to keep and bear arms.

  • (b) All citizens are entitled to exercise all their rights as citizens, unless specially prohibited by law.

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