Racial Discrimination in the Workplace: Are you a victim?

Do you feel as though you’re treated differently in the workplace? As an employee, do you feel that you have the same chance of success as your co-workers? Are you given extra responsibilities with no…
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Family Purpose Doctrine

While parents cannot be held liable for their children’s conduct in a general sense, the state of Georgia supports the Family Purpose Doctrine. When it comes to a motor vehicle case, this doctrine states…
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The Divorce Process

When it comes to beginning the divorce process, it’s easy for couples to become tangled up in the division of property, debt, children, and spousal support.
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A Criminal Defense Attorney: What To Look For

Imagine that you are charged with a crime and need legal representation. Choosing the right criminal defense attorney for your case is extremely important.
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Morrison v. Peterson

In a 42 U.S.C. section 1983 action challenging the constitutionality of California Penal Code section 1405, which allows for DNA testing of evidence after a defendant's conviction, the district court's…
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US v. Williams

In a criminal appeal, the district court's denial of defendant's motion for a reduction of sentence is vacated and remanded where defendant's sentence, for distributing cocaine base in violation of 21…
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Local News and Events

Nov 27, 2017
When one person manipulates or generates false ideas or promises in order to obtain another’s property, this is classified as theft by deception. Without question, theft by deception is an intentional…
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Oct 27, 2017
Given that Georgia’s drug crimes are high and its tolerance for drug possession is low, it’s safe to assume that anyone facing drug charges might end up in prison. However, there are multiple factors to…
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Sep 29, 2017
While many fathers hope to be involved in their children’s lives, some continue to assume that they have limited legal rights to do so. In reality, fathers have the right to become custodial parents, to…
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Aug 25, 2017
As a highly contested topic in criminal law, search and seizure, or “stop and search,” relates to encounters between citizens and law enforcement. At any point, if the stop or the search is carried out…
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