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Why Is That A Criminal Offense? Lesser known crimes in Georgia

I didn’t know that is a crime in Georgia! While that statement may be true, it does not make you any less guilty of some lesser known crimes. As the old saying goes… Ignorance of the law is no excuse. Even if you don’t know a certain act is a criminal offense, you may still be required to pay a fine, perform community service, or serve time in jail. There are some illegal acts that people don’t necessarily think of Read More

DUI and DUI Less Safe: What’s the Difference in Georgia?

Many people are aware that in Georgia, if your blood, urine or breath show an alcohol concentration limit of .08 or more at any time within three hours after driving or being in actual physical control from alcohol consumed before such driving, will be charged with DUI per se, which is found under O.C.G.A. 40-6-391(a)(5).  However, a lesser known law in Georgia involving alcohol is found under O.C.G.A. § Read More

What To Look For In A Criminal Defense Lawyer

There is nothing more frightening and that can cause long term damage to you, your family and your future than to be arrested and charged with a crime. Whether you are guilty or innocent of the crime you have been charged with, it's important that you understand your rights. A criminal offense on your record can have an extremely negative effect on your life and future. Most jobs, landlords, and money lending Read More