Georgia Peeping Tom Lawyer
Georgia law defines a Peeping Tom as someone who peeps through windows or doors on the premises of another for the purpose of spying or invading the privacy of the other person. O.C.G.A. § 16-11-61.
Interestingly, the State is not required to show that the spying was successful, meaning whether or not the person to be spied upon was actually in view.
Is Peeping Tom a misdemeanor or felony in Georgia?
In Georgia, Peeping Tom is a felony offense. Under O.C.G.A. § 16-11-69, the sentence for a conviction for Peeping Tom is punishment of 1-5 years imprisonment or a maximum fine of $10,000 or both.
If you or a loved one has been charged with Peeping Tom in Georgia, please call the attorneys at W. Scott Smith PC for a FREE CONSULTATION at 404-581-0999.