Nuisance Law in Georgia

Georgia State Law regarding nuisances defines a nuisance as:

O.C.G.A. § 41-1-1 … anything that causes hurt, inconvenience, or damage to another and the fact that the act done may otherwise be lawful shall not keep it from being a nuisance. A public nuisance is:

§ 41-1-2 …one which damages all persons who come within the sphere of its operation, though it may vary in its effects on individuals.

§ 41-2-1 …any nuisance which tends to the immediate annoyance of the public in general, is manifestly injurious to the public health or safety, ..

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