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drug crimes
Robert Wadkins

Georgia Drug Crimes Lawyer

Are you in need of a Georgia Drug Crimes Lawyer? Look no further. Wadkins & Wallace has years of experience successfully defending people against charges

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bankruptcy
bankruptcy
Robert Wadkins

What is the Automatic Stay?

The bankruptcy process can be a hard and confusing one, but with a knowledgable Georgia bankruptcy attorney on your side, you can finally achieve the financial freedom

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sentencing
robertwadkins

Alternatives to Incarceration

Every case is different. Your circumstances are unique to you. This is why there are many different alternatives to incarceration. Depending on your situation, judges

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federal trials
robertwadkins

Federal Trial Process

Whether a criminal case goes to federal or state trial depends largely on which court has jurisdiction, or authority, to hear the case. Federal courts

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business law
robertwadkins

Types of Business Entities

Looking to Start Your Own Business? From drafting contracts to representing your business in court, we can help. But first, make sure you know the

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calendar calls
robertwadkins

Calendar Calls

What Are Calendar Calls? In Georgia’s court system, a calendar call appearance allows a judge to receive an update on active cases. Learn how having

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bench warrants
robertwadkins

Bench Warrants in Georgia

What’s a Bench Warrant? What are Bench Warrants in Georgia like? Unlike an arrest warrant, which authorizes that an individual be taken into custody for

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armed robbery
robertwadkins

Armed Robbery in Georgia

If you are charged with armed robbery, you may also be facing charges of the lesser offense of robbery by intimidation. This occurs when you use

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miranda rights
Robert Wadkins

Miranda Rights

Advisement of Miranda rights is required by the Supreme Court for all arrests in Columbus, GA and throughout the United States. When being arrested, a

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preliminary hearings
Robert Wadkins

Georgia Preliminary Hearings

Sometimes, judges ask for a “preliminary hearing” before trial to decide whether the case against you is strong enough to be taken to court. The

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faqs
Robert Wadkins

Video Conference Consultation

While traditional face-to-face meetings are always an option, Wadkins & Wallace offers the opportunity to engage in professional consultation over a video chat using applications

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faqs
Robert Wadkins

Columbus GA Possession Lawyer

Controlled substances are regulated under the Georgia Controlled Substances Act and federally under the Controlled Substances Act. Although there is legislation at both the state

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drug crimes
Robert Wadkins

Opiate Offenses in Georgia

Georgia drug possession laws monitor the usage of both illegal and prescription drugs. This includes painkillers, depressants, and stimulants, such as OxyContin, Xanax, and Adderall

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faqs
Robert Wadkins

Fees and Payment Plans

At Wadkins & Wallace, we are proud to represent clients in the Columbus, GA area. We have years of experience and know firsthand how stressful

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silver handcuffs laying down after an arrest warrant was issued for an arrest
faqs
Robert Wadkins

Arrest Warrants in Georgia

When a crime is committed in Georgia, a judge may issue an arrest warrant. This is an official document authorizing law enforcement to take an individual

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faqs
Robert Wadkins

Muscogee County Superior Court

Superior courts have original jurisdiction over civil and criminal cases. This includes all felony cases, divorce or child custody cases, and even hearing appeals from

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drug crimes
Robert Wadkins

Meth Crimes in Georgia

If you have been charged with the possession or drug trafficking of methamphetamine, it is vital that you work with a competent attorney who has

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drug crimes
Robert Wadkins

Heroin Law in Georgia

Heroin use is on the rise in Georgia. Unfortunately, the number of deaths related to heroin has spiked in the last decade, as well as

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bankruptcy
Robert Wadkins

Forfeiture in Georgia

People are often surprised to learn that their property might be forfeited if they are suspects in a crime. Police can confiscate personal assets such

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juvenile crimes
Robert Wadkins

Juvenile Crimes in Georgia

Every county in Georgia has a juvenile court where children under 17 years of age can be prosecuted for delinquent acts, unruly behavior, and traffic

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Uncategorized
Robert Wadkins

Georgia Federal Indictments

Committing a federal offense means you will be tried in a federal court. These convictions are oftentimes accompanied by hefty fines and prison sentences. The

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bankruptcy law in columbus georgia
bankruptcy
Robert Wadkins

What is Bankruptcy?

The dictionary definition of “bankruptcy” is: “a statutory procedure by which a usually insolvent debtor obtains financial relief and undergoes a judicially supervised reorganization or

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bankruptcy
Robert Wadkins

Should I file Bankruptcy?

Should you file for bankruptcy? There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question. I view bankruptcy as a final option—a decision that should not be

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bankruptcy
Robert Wadkins

Why This Blog?

Bankruptcy is complicated. It derives its complexity from the dense and often vague and inconsistent wording of the Bankruptcy Code. What results is a legal

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