May 2017

What Special Rules Apply To Juvenile DUIs?

For a minor in Georgia, a DUI arrest can quickly turn the world on its head. The state of Georgia has a “zero tolerance” policy regarding juvenile DUI. Consequences are harsh, even for a first time offender, and there are special rules that apply to under 21 DUI that are even more rigid than Georgia’s [...]

Georgia Drug Laws

Drug Laws in Georgia Georgia’s drug laws are notoriously tough, carrying harsh penalties for drug offenders. Penalties may include jail time, fines, community service, forfeiture of property, probation and suspended driver’s license. The severity of the punishment for drug offenders varies depending on criminal history, the schedule classification of the drug in question, and the [...]

What To Do When Your Child Is Arrested For Possession

Juvenile Arrested for Possession Every parent wants what is best for their child, but sometimes difficult situations arise. When their child is arrested for drug possession, many parents do not know how to react. Drug and alcohol-related offenses are serious crimes, and even substances that are legal for adults to possess can carry heavy penalties [...]

March 2017

Georgia drug bust nets 22 arrests

On behalf of The Epps Law Group posted in Drug Crimes on Friday, March 3, 2017. Many residents of Georgia believe that the nation's overall relaxed views on marijuana means the risk of getting arrested for any drug crime has been reduced. If you want to continue enjoying your liberty and your way of life, [...]

February 2017

For a drug crime defense litigation experience is a must

On behalf of The Epps Law Group posted in Drug Crimes on Friday, February 10, 2017. A drug crime conviction in the state of Georgia will change your entire life. If you are reading this blog post, you are probably already worried about what will happen to you if you are convicted. You want the [...]

January 2017

Multiple gang members sentenced in Georgia drug bust

On behalf of The Epps Law Group posted in Drug Crimes on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. Thirteen people were sentenced in Cobb County court for their role in dealing heroin throughout the county. The district attorney said that the 13 people arrested are associated with the gang known as Good Product Team. They pleaded guilty [...]

What is drug possession with intent to distribute?

On behalf of The Epps Law Group posted in Drug Crimes on Friday, January 6, 2017. Drug possession with intent to distribute is a common crime in Georgia, but what exactly happens when charged with such a crime? For starters, this is a felony offense that can lead to huge fines and years in prison [...]

December 2016

Alexa, will you testify against me?

On behalf of The Epps Law Group posted in Drug Crimes on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. Technology can be very convenient. Cellphones have become smartphones, and almost no one actually uses them as phones anymore. They can be used for texting, Facebook, surfing the internet or with one of the thousands of apps available. But [...]