State of Georgia vs. JM

Peter Reed Hill

Case Conclusion Date:October 5, 2010

Practice Area:Criminal Defense

Outcome:All charges dismissed

Description:Client accused of contributing to the delinquency of minor, driving without a license in Clayton County, Georgia. I filed a demurrer and argued that "truancy" is not found in criminal code of Georgia and thus cannot be the necessary element for prosecution for 'contributing to the delinquency of a minor.' Prosecutor reluctantly agreed.