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The reason behind this question is two things...1) It will give me more time to come up with the finances. 2) I am on unsuprivised probation until April 2015. I would like to be off that before the trial.
The criminal justice system will not be bending to suit your needs. Sorry, but you do not get what you want for the...
I have heard different opinions in this matter. I know of an attorney that has a great reputation but works 120 miles away from the city in which I was arrested. I was also told that an attorney that works often with in the jurisdiction that I was arrested would generally bring better results.
It can help to know the local system and the players. However, an out of jurisdiction attorney can find out a lot of...
Got DUI, cops took license but it won't be suspended for another 30 days. Can I go to dmv and get another one?
Not without breaking the law: When you go to the DMV, you have to sign a statement that you have not been arrested for...
Would hiring an attorney help me resolve my case. Or will I more than likely have to serve jail time for missing the sentence.
If you missed court then a warrant was likely issued for your arrest. This does not mean you will serve jail time on...
I found the lawyer I would like to use for these offenses, but had a financial situation come up. I need to buy some time to get The rest of the cash up.
You should ask your new lawyer this question. He can petition the court for a continuance. Also, ask your attorney if...
I was arrested in Acworth, GA for poss. of marijuana less than 1oz while on vacation. I was previously incarcerated for DWLSR in 2011. Can community service and/or probation be done out of state?
You will want to direct your question to Georgia attorneys who should know the answer to your questions.
Had probation in al and ga. Had ga transferred to al. Failed drug test and al revoked. Ga issued warrant on that day as well that was 2011. Been locked up 4 yrs. Go to ga soon. What will they do? Will ga take this time I've done since it's the same drug test? All fines are paid in ga. What can I expect?
You'd be better served to ask a GA attorney, one local to that jurisdiction, but I can speculate that if you've been...