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0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: Can arrested still be on records even if it was dismissed and still after two years???

I was once arrested in Fort Stewart, GA but the case was dismissed. I have 3 background checks currently pending, my Secret clearance, Security G license, and to background for my weapon. Is this possible after two years to be on my records?

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Estate Planning for Georgia on
Q: My question is: My father was diagnosed with dementia in 2016. He appointed me as his POA his sons had him to change it

in 2020 he passed away on 9-2-2021,

I have since been in the dark what can I do?


LaTasha Rucker Wiggins


0 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Real Estate Law, Identity Theft and Small Claims for Georgia on
Q: I asked a question about 2 months ago about a person who sued me, but I didn’t know him. In open court my buyer (home) t

Told the magistrate judge that he did not file the suit, nor ask this man to file on his behalf. A judgement for 3150.00 plus 119. In court costs, 0.00 in attorney fees and 0.00 in interest. That judgement is 7 months old. This man has gone to court and gotten a fifa on our house now. Without my... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: Can i get my sentenced vacated if the georgia has me serving more parole than i was sentenced to?

I was legally and validly sentenced to 20 years to serve 5 in prison for sale of drugs. My 5 years started on August 10th, 2016, ended August 9th, 2021. i spoke with GA department of Community Supervision today, they are telling me i still have another year of parole.

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Georgia on
Q: My child was given an edible at school. The school suspended her & now we have a scheduled hearing. What should I do?

In my daughters statement she told them she knows what an edible is & what’s in it. She does because we talk about a lot. She doesn’t actually know what weed will do to her. They may try to send her to an alternative school. What can I do? It’s not fair because she didn’t bring it... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: If the petitioner of a child custody case in Georgia lied in the petition, can the other parent request the petition be
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 17, 2021

Be what? I don’t see the rest of your question. You may want to re-post it or consult with an attorney who can review your case in detail and provide you with guidance.

0 Answers | Asked in Juvenile Law for Georgia on
Q: Can a person under 18 possess a firearm in a gated community with parent permission as it's technically private property

This would be under the context of for example walking alone outside for reasons such as walking a dog, or retrieving an item from outside.

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Georgia on
Q: I’m charged with no proof of insurance, acquiring license plate for purpose of concealing information, and no plate.

This was truly a misunderstanding. I had just purchased the vehicle privately one day prior. I drove it to work the following day with intentions of going to the tag office on my break. I put my jeep tag on it that I had just gotten rid of because I was under the impression that I could switch tags... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia on
Q: If NCP relocates to another state and the child support/parenting plan is from GA. Can the NCP have the parenting and CS

modified to his new local state? Will the GA CS order follow him to different states if he no longer resides in GA?

Regina Irene Edwards
Regina Irene Edwards answered on Sep 16, 2021

If the CP still lives in Georgia, the Georgia order remains in tact. The GA CS order can be enforced in the new state. the orders cannot be modified anywhere other than Georgia as long as the CP still lives in Georgia.

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption for Georgia on
Q: We want to adopt 2 consenting adult children in GA. They are in our will. They live with us. Not replacing parents.

Is there an offical form for Superior Court?

If so, should we have it notarized to file in Gwinnett Superior Court?

0 Answers | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith, Insurance Defense and Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: My now ex wife and her boyfriend got a auto insurance policy under my name without my consent. What can I do?

I have even been flagged on my credit report on other illegal matters she has done in my name. Even now as we speak after the divorce and was granted her last name( I have remarried) she continues to do fraudulent actions in my name. I need help

0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning for Georgia on
Q: In Pulaski County Arkansas, I was told I was required to use a layer to file Admin of my cousin's estate, why?

I filed the Petition, paid $164, was told I did not file the Order or accept the Appointment. I thought the Clerk should complete those actions. So, I was told to start over. I drove from Atlanta to file that Petition in 2019.

0 Answers | Asked in Business Law, Contracts and Securities Law for Georgia on
Q: i sent investment security to accredited investor with 11 day closing no response keep contract entirely

exempt from registration reg d filing within 3 days of offer as far as i'm concerned where do i go next with this its been ruffly 60 business days the notice of grace gave investor 11 days to accept , reject, object or stand in total agreement

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Business Law and White Collar Crime for Georgia on
Q: Is it legal for A to sign B's name (in A's handwriting) on a legally significant document & without permission from B?

Later, B is held accountable for the accounting errors in the letter, even though A crafted and signed, and sent the letter without B's permission or knowledge.

Is the significance of the offense increased if this behavior is repeated over and over without permission or knowledge of B?

Joseph Abrams
Joseph Abrams answered on Sep 17, 2021

What you describe would be considered forgery in most jurisdictions, which often can be filed as either a misdemeanor or felony. Yes, generally speaking, repeated conduct can result in additional counts and/or be considered an aggravating sentencing factor.

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0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law and Banking for Georgia on
Q: Can a credit union keep and not provide access to payroll direct deposits pending a fraud investigation?

I have been going through a fraud claim with my credit union in which 3 checks were deposited through their mobile scan method on another phone. Once the funds were available, the $4000 was transferred out of my account. Once it came back that the checks were faked, it put my account in the... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning for Georgia on
Q: In GA, if wife has life estate, husband files for div, she leaves does she forfeit the life estate

There are no stipulations listed in the document

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Appeals / Appellate Law, Constitutional Law and Juvenile Law for Georgia on
Q: Am I a legal guardian if I'm married to the mother of a minor child?

If the courts doesn't have permission to speak with a minor child from the mother and the district attorney's office remove the child without probable cause or any legal cause without a warrant or court order or showing that the minor child is in danger of any thing isn't that a... Read more »

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