Criminal Trespass Versus Criminal Damage to Property: A Major Difference for Related Crimes

Both Criminal Trespass (O.C.G.A. § 16-7-21) and Criminal Damage to Property are crimes related to damage and intrusion upon property. However, the charges carry major differences, resulting in vastly different punishments.   Criminal Trespass Criminal Trespass (O.C.G.A. § 16-7-21) charges … Continued

A Client Success Story: Beating a Felony “Fleeing and Attempting to Elude” Charge

Being charged with DUI, hit and run, and reckless driving is a distressing situation for any driver, but also being charged with fleeing and attempting to elude police officers and strikes or collides with another vehicle (O.C.G.A. § 40-6-395(b)(5)(A)) adds … Continued

Passing A School Bus: Tips for Avoiding a Big Traffic Ticket

The school year is just beginning in districts across the state, which means school busses will be resuming their normal routes through all of Georgia’s neighborhoods. According to the 2012 Transportation Review by the National Conference of State Legislatures, there … Continued

Miranda Rights: What They Are, How They Work, and What You Can Do to Protect Yourself

What Are Miranda Rights? Many people associate the term “Miranda Rights” with a potential get-out-of-jail-free card. It’s a common misconception that if you are not read your Miranda Rights, which all evidence will be thrown out, and your criminal case … Continued

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