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MLB Sued for Voting-Tied Move of All-Star Game From Georgia (1)

June 1, 2021, 1:32 PM; Updated: June 1, 2021, 4:30 PM

Major League Baseball was hit with a suit in the Southern District of New York by a conservative advocacy group, Job Creators Network, over its decision to relocate the All-Star Game from Georgia to Colorado in response to the Peach State’s newly enacted voter law.

Businesses in the Atlanta metro region stood to earn $100 million from the All-Star Game and were deprived of their civil rights when it was relocated, the complaint filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York alleges.

JCN’s members include 3,600 small businesses and their supporters in the Atlanta ...

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