Jackson County Lawsuit Again Raises Question of COPs in Georgia

DeSue, Tedra
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/29/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31687, p3
Trade Publication
Reports that a lawsuit filed by a taxpayer in Jackson County, Georgia over the county's proposed sale of $25 million of certificates of participation (COP) to build a courthouse, has raised question over COPs in Georgia. Charges over municipalities regarding use of debt instruments; Response filed by lawyers for Jackson County; Other lawsuits filed against COP issuance in Georgia.


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