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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: Can grand larceny of more than $5,000 no more than $10,0000 be expunged off my record

I spent 3 months in countty waiting on grand jury, got 5 suspended 5 years probation and 5 to serve possibly if i violated, well i just got my discharge papers that was signed by judge on 4/21/2021, i got them 2 to 3 weeks ago.. this happened in mississippi

Sam McRae
Sam McRae answered on Jun 9, 2021

You will want to contact an attorney in Mississippi about this one.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: So in 2019 I got arrested for driving on suspended.well the dropped the charge's and let me out.then at the beginning .

So at the beginning of 2020 they picked it back up and bound it over I need help please talk to me

Sam McRae
Sam McRae answered on Jun 9, 2021

The court has two years to bring the case against you. You may want to call an attorney to consult about your case.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: My ex- husband and i were driving downtown Atlanta, he got pulled over by a cop for no tag.He purchased a vehicle about

May2021.they locked him up on warrant for child support.i have child support payment portal on my phone.i showed that he has been making some payments.Now he is still in jail from May 30th until present.Now they are saying he has a hold on him for violating his probation ...with no bond.he... Read more »

Sam McRae
Sam McRae answered on Jun 9, 2021

An attorney may be able to contact the court and prosecutor directly to schedule a court date for the probation violation.

1 Answer | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law and DUI / DWI for Georgia on
Q: I have a DUI and a marijuana charge I have an arraignment tomorrow I don't have a lawyer so how should I plead.
Sam McRae
Sam McRae answered on Jun 9, 2021

Depending on the court, you may be able to ask for more time to consult an attorney. If you qualify, you may consider applying for a public defender. Don't wait to consult an attorney on your case because certain deadlines will begin passing and put you in a disadvantageous position.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Georgia on
Q: Hello my 1st time with the 40-6-123(a) ticket with no priors. How should I plea...
Sam McRae
Sam McRae answered on Jun 3, 2021

This is a 3 point violation and has the potential to increase your insurance rates. You need to negotiate it to something that won't effect your driving history or hire an attorney to negotiate for you. (and potentially save you from having to go to court).

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Georgia on
Q: I was charged with 'Leaving the Scene of an Accident' after striking an unattended car - no information left.

No information left. Do I need a lawyer at my municipal Court appearance?

Sam McRae
Sam McRae answered on Jun 3, 2021

It would be a good idea to have a lawyer for this one. You could end up with your license suspended depending on which one of the relevant statutes the officer used to charge you.

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