Georgia State Capitol Building. (Photo: John Disney / ALM)

With the scream “Die Sinus” ringing the curtain at an even more tumultuous session of the Georgia General Assembly than is customary for this often savage organ, the state’s legal community has to ponder the implications of a number of laws that will affect operations impact in the fields of criminal law, civil law and justice.

A closely monitored measure was the bipartisan push to remove the citizen’s arrest law following the murder of Ahmaud Arbery last year by three men from Braunschweig who claimed to have suspected him of robbery in their neighborhood.