2353
4 votes
Lease Problems  asked 28 Mar 2011
My girlfriend just split with her ex. Problem is they have an apartment together and the lease says " each person, corporation, or roommate who signs this lease or any guarantor under a separate guarantor's contract is jointly and severally liable for all rent or other charges which come due. m...

3436
13 votes
I failed to make a complete stop in a neighborhood, and forgot the court date. Just remembered and looked it up online. Can pay online, I'm 5 days late. Should I pay it, would they allow it to be rescheduled and would it be possible to get fee reduced and no points? Was in Fulton County...

2828
3 votes
Ticket for wrong way  asked 12 Feb 2011
First, love you on the radio! You sound like such a good guy! So handsome, too! Second, I was a victim of a street trap. I was in downtown Atlanta and was carefully driving, and very slow, I might add. I know that the streets are tricky. I came to an intersection where there were at least ...

2645
2 votes
Speeding ticket  asked 25 Jan 2011
I was recently pulled over on ga. 400 by A.P.D. for doing 88 in a 55. Does this make me a super speeder? Should I hire an attorney to try to minimize the damage to my otherwise good driving record?...

2381
2 votes
While stop at an intersection, the car in front of me proceeded to turn right and decided to stop after making the turn in a merging lane. Unaware that the driver had stopped , I moved to the stop sign and watched for oncoming traffic. Once I had a clear path , I proceeded to turn right, colliding...

2265
2 votes
Hello George. I listen to you on the Regular Guys. Several years ago (maybe '05) I got arrested in Arkansas for possesion of MJ less than oz, paraphenalia and soliciting (magazines) without a permit. They let me go go the next day wanting me to come to court later. I never went to court because I ca...

2224
2 votes
parking ticket  asked 24 Jan 2011
Can license suspension happen due to an unpaid parking ticket in atlanta? If not what actions may be taken besides the late fee?...

2255
2 votes
Long story short, I drive a truck for a distributor. I was in an illeal lane and pulled over by GSP. My citation says nothing about me having a CDL license or that I was driving a commercial vehicle. Since the citation was filled out incorrectly, does that mean the case can be thrown out by a judge?...

2252
2 votes
Barrack Obama Legal Tip  asked 12 Dec 2010
George provides a legal tip based on current state of the economy...

2310
4 votes
I got a citation from Morgan County for going 73 in a 55-zone of Hwy-441 near Madison. The fine is $180. I was wondering if it would be worth it to make he court appearance to try to minimize the effect on my car insurance. I am 21 years old, and I don't know how it will affect the insurance rates, ...

3498
2 votes

I was pulled over for a traffic offense, the officer knew a relative of mine as he put it, "on a personal and professional basis". He engaged me in conversation about htis person, and after the stop, he call his sister-in-law, whom this relative is friends with, and told all about pulling me ove...


2204
2 votes
My 17 year old daughter has had her drivers license for 4 months. She is an otherwise very cautious driver; however, she was ticketed for driving 31 in a 25 mph school zone in the City of Doraville, Georgia. Although it doesn't matter much, she was literally 50 yards from the "END SCHOOL ZONE" sig...

2633
1 votes
DUI Charged as Felony  asked 10 Nov 2010
My father had been charged with a DUI in Cobb county last year. The DUI resulted in an accident. He had no priors. He was charged with a misdemeanor charge for DUI and a felony charge for the accident in which he was sentenced 12 months and 10 yrs probation. He has served his time and also is fi...

2246
0 votes
Speeding in School Zone  asked 10 Nov 2010
I was pulled over this morning going 33 in a 25. This doesn't make me nervous since it's only 8 mph but the fact it was in a school zone does. The infraction occurred in Marietta and the officer used a laser. What can I expect in court? I have been to Cobb County court and Paulding County Court both...

2280
2 votes
Arrest for minor in possession  asked 8 Nov 2010
Hi George! My brother-in-law, Matt, was 19 years old and is due in court at the beginning of the year. He was at a friend's house drinking. It was not a party it was just a couple of friend at the house. The police were called to a house that was having a party. In the subdivision he was in t...

2337
2 votes
ticket for a car wreck  asked 28 Sep 2010
i was involved in an accident on 75 south right on that crest turn at the grady curve.it was two cars where the back one hit the firt. and i was a car behind he was weaving traffic in the first place changed lanes real quick to the left and i was trying to avoid that wreck and turned forward to see ...

2411
0 votes
Hi George, I listen to you on the Regular Guys every week and hope you can help advise on ticket I received. I received a speeding ticket on Buford Hwy going 60 in a 45. I asked the officer two times before he wrote the ticket if he would list the ticket at 14 miles over the speed limit rather ...

2377
2 votes
Atlanta race DWI  asked 8 Sep 2010
Our plan was to stay with friends in the infield at the speedway but my wife got extremely druck and demanded to go home. She could not drive and l hadn't have a beer in several hours so I had to drive. Here is the problem, I plead guilty to a DUI in O8 and am still driving on a work permit even tho...

2365
0 votes
Financial  asked 7 Sep 2010
Can you return an item that you purchased through financing? My husband purchased a UTV on Saturday and by Monday knew it was a mistake. Monday was a holiday. He called on Tuesday and was told that he could bring it back and they would try to sell it but that was all they could do. Is there any othe...

2298
2 votes
10 day rule  asked 6 Sep 2010
hey george how do i tend to the 10 day rule what is the procedure in this. thank you...

2246
2 votes
DUI  asked 4 Sep 2010
Hi George. I hear you every week on the regular guys! My brother just got a DUI in Phenix City, AL. He was parked and talking to his wife in another car- on his street no less :( He has a tree/landscaping business with several vechicles so this is crucial to his livelihood. Anyway- do you have any...

1856
2 votes
Labor pay rate laws  asked 27 Aug 2010
I work for a car dealership and am on commission only. I recently changed dealerships, was fed a line and the business here is terrible. I was one of the top sales people at my previois dealership but not doing well here. My questions is, I work approximately 53 hours a week and am on a time cloc...

1897
2 votes

Hi George - I received a citation for, according to the issuing officer from a Riverdale cit

y police department in a small town south of metro Atlanta, going 45 in a school zone. I listen ...


1935
2 votes
Labor Law  asked 24 Aug 2010
George, My previous employer terminated me while I was out having a baby. I was still in the hospital when the notice arrived. The seperation notice stated "lack of work" Can they do that? Also is there are statue of limitation on this if it is wrong?...

2033
8 votes
Traffic Accident  asked 23 Aug 2010

I was turning left, I saw the other car coming but it was far enough away to slow and allow

me to cross. As I turned the other car didn't slow nor try evasive actions and it hit me in the ...


1744
2 votes
Speeding TIcket  asked 20 Aug 2010
I received a speeding ticket on June 27, 2010 on Roswell Rd for doing 64 in a 35 zone - City of Sandy Springs. My court date was July 26, 2010 and I was able to get a new court date Aug 25, 2010 - next week due to a Dr. Appointment. I had my Dr's office send a fax to the court. I also have a Dr. app...

1838
2 votes
George, First of all, peetetong, I love you and the regular guys. Secondly, I am going to tell you my case. However, even though I am guessing when you hear the first thre letters of my problem you will close your eyes and shake you head neatively PLEASE do not!!! The three letters...POA (P...

1943
1 votes
Employee Per Diem  asked 7 Aug 2010
I have been traveling to North Carolina to do work for my company which is based in McDonough. Previously they were paying for the hotel rooms we were staying in, and then giving us $140 cash for food expense(Sunday evening to Friday Afternoon, I believe it was $28 per full day). Now my employer h...

2027
2 votes
NO Right on Red!  asked 5 Aug 2010
I was pulled over for turning right on red at the corner of Pharr Rd. and Piedmont in Buckhead. I got a ticket and asked the officer where a sign was posted, since I didn't see one. I have no history of traffic violations and want to continue to keep my record intact. After a trip back down th...

1871
0 votes
GETTING ADMITTED TO THE BAR  asked 2 Aug 2010
I AM CURRENTLY A 2ND YEAR LAW STUDENT AT MERCER SCHOOL OF LAW AND I HAVE A MAKING FALSE STATEMENTS CHARGE PENDING AGAINST ME I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW WHAT IS THE PENALTY IF IM FOUND GUILTY AND WHAT IS THE PUNISMENT AND IF IT DOES NOT GO MY WAY IN COURT WILL THAT PREVENT ME FROM TAKING THE BAR EXAM AND B...