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What Is a Habitual Violator under the Georgia Motor Vehicle Code?

The Georgia Motor Vehicle Code includes provisions relating to classification of a driver as a habitual violator, which results in an immediate five-year driver’s license suspension. Violation of a habitual violator suspension can carry extremely s… Read More
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DUI Offenses

What Are the Types of Georgia DUI Offenses?

Georgia law specifies six different reasons that a driver may be charged with Driving Under the Influence of drugs or alcohol. There are two basic types of DUI offenses charges: DUI Less Safe and DUI Per Se. Regardless of the specific charge and reas… Read More
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What Is the Criminal Process in Georgia?

Facing criminal charges can be a confusing and traumatic experience, especially since the criminal process in Georgia is somewhat complex. Navigating through the system is one important reason why representation by legal counsel is essential, in addi… Read More
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Reasons You May Get Pulled Over in Suspicion of a DUI

Getting pulled over for driving under the influence often doesn’t seem to be based on alcohol or drugs when it all starts. Often, you may get pulled over for something else, and then arrested on suspicion of a DUI. Find out what the police are look… Read More
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Grounds for a Search Warrant

What are the Grounds for a Search Warrant in Georgia?

When officers show up at your home or office with a search warrant it can be intimidating. You may not understand your constitutional rights regarding search and seizure laws, or how to enforce them. Understanding the grounds for a search warrant in… Read More
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roadside sobriety tests

Roadside Sobriety Tests Consider Before You Refuse

If you are traveling in Georgia during Thanksgiving or the holiday season and get stopped at a DUI checkpoint, knowing the options for roadside sobriety tests you can expect and what refusal options you have is crucial. Georgia law is strict on DUI,… Read More
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DUI license suspension

DUI License Suspension in Georgia: Your 30-Day Warning

The State of Georgia takes drunk driving very seriously. Even before conviction, getting arrested for DUI can affect your right to drive in the state. You only have 30 days after an arrest to respond to a DUI license suspension in Georgia. If you don… Read More
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Boating Under the Influence and Reckless Boating

As summer draws to a close, some Georgia residents and visitors have found a brush with local law enforcement has interrupted their fun at the local lakes and coastal areas. Find out how Georgia boating laws work and what to do if you have been charg… Read More
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homicide charges

Defense Strategies for Homicide Charges

Homicide charges are some of the most severe criminal charges you can face. A conviction could leave you facing life in prison, or even the death penalty. That’s why building a strong defense against homicide charges is so important. Before you go… Read More
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What Happens in a Georgia Felony Case?

The idea that you might face Georgia state felony charges is intimidating. If you have been charged with a serious crime, you need to know the road ahead of you in the Georgia courts so that you can make the right decisions now and make winning your… Read More
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Categories: Criminal Defense