Jury Duty for Peach State Lawyer

The Peach State Lawyers would like to wish our friend and fellow Peach State Lawyer Mike Jacobs well as he spends this week performing one of the most important of all civic duties: jury duty. Article III, Section 2 of the Constitution of the United States states, “The Trial of all Crimes, except in Cases […]

Municipal Court of Atlanta Strikes Again

Peach State Lawyer Daniel Farnsworth here.  I was in the Municipal Court of Atlanta today once again trying to correct the court’s error. Background: If you have a court date and you fail to appear in court, the court may report this Failure to Appear (FTA) to the Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS).  DDS […]

Peach State Lawyers trial victory!

In my first blog post, Peach State Lawyer Daniel Farnsworth wants to be the first to congratulate our co-worker, colleague, and good friend Peach State Lawyer Michael Murphy on his first jury trial victory.  This is the first of many more trial victories to come for Michael. Here are the details: Peach State Lawyer Michael […]

Atlanta Police Department was Awarded a $140,200 Grant

The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety gave the money to APD’s Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic units that aim to enforce speeding laws, reduce drunk driving accidents and educate communities about safety. The Atlanta Police Department will add $140,200 to the local unit’s budget, giving the program a $233,600 budget. Between October 2011 and September […]

The Georgia Governor’s Officeawarded a $1.8 million H.E.A.T. grant to the GSP

The grant will allow the state patrol to continue its Nighthawks Georgia State Patrol DUI Task Force – a group of state troopers who have received specialized DUI enforcement training – and its Administrative License Suspension (ALS) Program, the state patrol said. H.E.A.T. is an acronym for Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic and aims to […]