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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 committing a crime, a bench warrant is issued by a judge when an individual violates the rules of the court.  A violation could include any of the following: ● Failure…

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Criminal Probation Columbus, Georgia

Probation allows defendants to avoid incarceration if conditions imposed by the court as part of the treatment program are met. Probation programs can have both general and special conditions. What Are General Conditions for Criminal Probation in Georgia? General conditions are required in all probation programs. General conditions include: Not violating any laws Avoiding bad…