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Man faces 4 years in prison after assault

If you participate in a violent crime, there is always going to be a risk that you'll be arrested and put in jail. Not all cases are the same, and there are ways to defend yourself. However, the way you present yourself to the police, the judge and others will make a difference to your case.

Reviewing violent crimes in Canton

Violent crimes are a part of society. These crimes will never go away, even with the strong presence of law enforcement in the Canton, Georgia, area. There are various types of violent crimes that people can be charged with, which is why we will take a look at those crimes in today's post. Not all violent crimes actually have to involve violence either, just the threat of it.

Voluntary manslaughter in Georgia

Homicide is the act of taking another person's life. This is a general term that does not factor in the specifics of the situation. Homicide charges are very complex, because there can be many intentions, circumstances and reasons for why another person dies at the hands of another.

The consequences of aggravated assault

Aggravated assault is generally defined as a type of assault that is much more serious in nature than simple assault. Many people believe that the definition of aggravated assault is an assault that involves a weapon. While an act such as this can be defined as aggravated assault, other acts such as an assault that takes place in the personal space of the victim can also qualify.

How does Georgia law treat robbery charges?

Robbery is considered a serious and often violent crime across the United States. However, each state has its own specific laws on the consequences of a robbery charge. Of course, petty theft and armed robbery are very different crimes; therefore, they have differing consequences.

New charges for woman convicted in death by stabbing

A woman charged with the stabbing death of a 17-year-old male in 2005 is back in jail. The woman was originally convicted in the murder but was paroled after just four years in prison. The woman and her brother attacked the teen in his home, which was near the Georgia Square Mall, during a fight over drugs.

Consider the vulnerabilities in the case against you

Facing a violent crime charge is often challenging. It is crucial that you take the time to think carefully about the impacts that a conviction can have on your life. This can give you the motivation that you need to work on your defense. We can help you learn what you need to know about the defense options that you might be able to use.

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