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James Emmit Hardy II

James Hardy’s Legal Cases

14 total


  • State of Georgia v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    NOT GUILTY ON ALL COUNTS!
    Description:
    Client Charged with triple murder by shooting an eight year old boy 2 times; shooting the boys father 8 times; and, shooting the boys mother 17 times. The real killer is now serving three life terms.
  • State of Georgia v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    DISMISSED ON WARRANTS! After 13 months of defense investigation.
    Description:
    Client charged with murder after shooting mother's boyfriend 12 times. He fell dead half way in/out of the doorway of her home.
  • State of Georgia v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    NOT GUILTY!
    Description:
    Client charged with aggravated assault (with a motor vehicle).
  • State of Georgia v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    LIFE SENTENCE REVERSED! By Georgia Court of Appeals and reversal upheld by the Supreme Court of Georgia.
    Description:
    Client charged with kidnapping with bodily injury and sentenced to life in prison with no parole. James Hardy was appointed to do the appeal.
  • State of Georgia v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    NOT GUILTY!
    Description:
    Client charged with serious injury by motor vehicle which carried a maximum punishment of 15 years.
  • In re: The Matter of (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Juvenile
    Outcome:
    CHILD RETURNED TO MOTHER! After about a year of litigation and a war of expert witnesses
    Description:
    Client's child taken by DFCS during an investigation of shaken baby.
  • United States v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    CASE DISMISSED! SEIZED MONEY RETURNED!
    Description:
    $75,000 in alleged drug-bust money seized by Feds.
  • State of Georgia v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    DISMISSED! CLIENT REMOVED FROM SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY! Client and his family got their lives back.
    Description:
    Client hired Jim Hardy to Petition for Removal From Sex Offender Registry (17 yoa and underage 15 yoa having sex) after he was indicted again for failure to timely report his new job within 72 hours.
  • State of Georgia v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    CASE DISMISSED! CLIENT'S FINES RETURNED BY COURT ORDER! RESCUE FACILITY AND ALL DOGS WERE SAVED!
    Description:
    Client received a citation for dog at large and a heavy fine. Additionally, the Court was going to shut down their dog rescue facility that catered to the care of injured dogs and dogs with birth defects. Animals were going to be seized and put to sleep.
  • State of Georgia v. (Confidential)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    HUNG JURY -- THEN CASE DISMISSED! The judge told State that they would never get a conviction.
    Description:
    Father accused of stomping on his five year old son. The accusation was brought by the wife/mother to gain an advantage in a very contested divorce/custody fight. The father had done nothing but love his son.