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Protective Orders in Georgia

Posted on Aug 6, 2019 by | Blogs.

Family violence is a very real issue that affects the lives of many within their home. This violence can be seen in acts of physical, sexual, and emotional abuse. The state of Georgia is aggressive in handling these situations and work hard to protect victims of family abuse. This is offered in the form of… Read more »

Consequences of Speeding in Georgia

Posted on Jul 29, 2019 by | Blogs.

Drivers have an obligation to obey the rules of the road at all times behind the wheel of their vehicle. One of the most important rules of the road that is frequently ignored is the speed limit. Drivers are required to follow the speed limit, otherwise, they can cause dangerous accidents and put themselves as… Read more »

What are the Consequences of Shoplifting in Georgia?

Posted on Jul 22, 2019 by | Blogs.

Shoplifting is a very serious and common problem in the state of Georgia. It is because of this that state law enforcement and courts are strict in penalizing offenders. Sometimes, a person can be detained and charged with shoplifting right after leaving the store. Other times, they can be arrested days later after their identity… Read more »

Drug Possession Laws in Georgia

Posted on Jul 15, 2019 by | Blogs.

The state of Georgia holds strict laws regarding the possession of drugs. Within the state, it is illegal to buy, possess, manufacture, distribute, or sell drugs. The state of Georgia classifies drugs into 5 schedules under the Georgia Controlled Substance Act. Schedule I classifies high-risk drugs of physical and psychological dependence with no medical use…. Read more »

What are the Consequences of Using a Fake ID in Georgia?

Posted on Jul 8, 2019 by | Blogs.

It is common knowledge that the drinking age within the United States is 21 years old. Under federal law, it is illegal for a person under the age limit to purchase or consume alcohol. However, many underage people try to get around this rule by using fake identification, more notably referred to as fake ID’s…. Read more »

DUI Awareness During the Fourth of July Season

Posted on Jul 1, 2019 by | Blogs.

During the Fourth of July season, many people gather with loved ones to celebrate with American traditions. This can include barbecues, pool parties, fireworks, and drinking. When celebrating on the Fourth of July, it is important not to drive under the influence. In the state of Georgia, drink and driving is a very serious offense…. Read more »

Firework Regulations in Georgia

Posted on Jun 24, 2019 by | Blogs.

People generally associate the Fourth of July with fireworks. While they are a fun and exciting form of entertainment, they can also be very dangerous. Fireworks can become as hot as 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit, which can lead to severe burns, amputations, lacerations, and blindness. With the Fourth of July approaching, it is important to be… Read more »

Support Payments After a Divorce in Georgia

Posted on Jun 17, 2019 by | Blogs.

Couples who are married for a long period of time often intertwine their lives in more ways than one. This may be through their finances or even having children together. This is why divorces are often very difficult, as they exist to separate the spouses’ lives from one another. It is because of this that… Read more »

Consequences of Theft in Georgia

Posted on Jun 10, 2019 by | Blogs.

Theft is one of the oldest criminal activities a person can be involved in, yet it continues and evolves over time. When a person is charged with theft, it is a very serious crime in the state of Georgia. There are many different acts that can fall under the classification of theft. However, it is… Read more »

Child Relocation After a Divorce in Georgia

Posted on Jun 3, 2019 by | Blogs.

When a divorce is over, the former spouses are left to move on with their lives. In doing so, they are often presented with new opportunities that can change their life. Sometimes, this requires them to move because of a job offer or a family matter. If the individual is a parent, this can create… Read more »

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