The Georgia Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans is fighting what it calls “an unprecedented assault” on Rebel monuments and memorials. Interestingly, its efforts are based on the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 50-3-1 or the Monument Protection Act, which it seeks to further strengthen. It is a weapon, along with the removal of sovereign immunity for government agencies, the SCV is using against cities and counties unilaterally removing monuments without due process.
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