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Things You Should Never Tell Law Enforcement During a DUI Stop

Two men were recently arrested in Calhoun, Georgia on a charge of possession of marijuana. The arrest occurred after a traffic stop led law enforcement to discover a pill bottle of marijuana inside of the vehicle. The vehicle was stopped after law enforcement saw it swerve to miss pedestrians who were walking across the road. (read more)

DUIs While Georgia Drivers are on Probation

Recently, a vehicle in Georgia was stopped by aw enforcement because a child inside was not restrained properly. The driver and passenger in the vehicle were subsequently charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. While speaking with the driver, law enforcement officers discovered the smell of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The driver admitted (read more)

Responding to Hit and Run Charges in Georgia

A mother of two children in Kingsland, Georgia was recently arrested due to connection with a suspected hit and run DUI accident. The woman now faces several charges including DUI, two counts of child endangerment, two counts of child abuse, hit and run, and battery. The accident occurred when the woman crashed her vehicle into (read more)

Advice for Underage Georgia Drivers Facing DUIs

A jury in Cobb County recently charged a teen with first-degree vehicular homicide after the death of her friend who fell out of a sports utility vehicle. After falling out of the vehicle, the injured passenger was placed in a medically induced coma and died several weeks later. The teen who was driving admitted to (read more)

Important Laws About Georgia Body Cams

Law enforcement in Georgia recently released body cam footage from a stop that occurred in October, 2018 when the driver of a vehicle claimed that he was traveling at speeds of 118 miles per hour in a 45 mile per hour zone because he had recently replaced a part on the car and wanted to (read more)

Defending Against Methamphetamine Charges in Georgia

A woman in Georgia recently filed a lawsuit against law enforcement officers after she spent time in jail on charges related to possession of methamphetamine. The drug, however, turned out to just be cotton candy, as the woman had said it was. The lawsuit calls the arrest wrong and unlawful and refers to the woman’s (read more)

Responding to Georgia Marijuana Wax and Extract Charges

A woman in Rome currently faces felony charges related to possession of “wax” marijuana after she was involved in a traffic stop. In addition to charges of possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and possession of drug related objects, the woman is also charged with driving without valid insurance. She is currently being (read more)

Defenses to Juvenile Marijuana Charges

A middle school student in Savannah recently brought marijuana to campus, which led law enforcement to search the child’s home, where they seized approximately three pounds of marijuana, over $1,000, numerous digital scales, and other items associated with the distribution of controlled drugs. As a result of the search, law enforcement also made two arrests, (read more)

Reasons You Need a Speeding Ticket Attorney

A woman in Statham was recently banned from the city’s council meetings as well as all public property. The incident arose when she was stopped in 2015 for allegedly performing several traffic violations including driving without a license plate and traveling over the speed limit. She was subsequently arrested on charges of disorderly conduct and (read more)

What to do if Pulled Over by the Police

After allegedly trying to pass a bad check, a woman in North Georgia recently led law enforcement on a high-speed chase. The chase occurred after the driver ran a red light and eventually reached more than 70 miles per hour through two school zones, Arnall Middle and White Oak Elementary. Law enforcement eventually performed a (read more)