Payday Lenders Can Face Criminal Charges

It's not uncommon for a person who needs an advance on their paycheck to seek out a payday lender. According to the Consumer Protection Unit of the Georgia Department of Law, payday loans are generally illegal in Georgia. In limited circumstances, a payday loan can be lawfully made within the state. These circumstances include: 1. [...]

By | 2018-04-06T14:53:14+00:00 April 14th, 2018|Criminal Defense, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is Assault a Misdemeanor or a Felony?

The legal definition of assault encompasses a wide variety of behaviors. Many defendants are surprised to learn that mere words or gestures can qualify as an assault, and become the basis of criminal charges. Some defendants are even more surprised to learn that an assault can be classified as a felony, and carry much more [...]

By | 2018-02-12T16:04:53+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments