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Civil Forfeiture Trial Win

Case Conclusion Date: 04.30.2013

Practice Area: Lawsuits & Disputes

Outcome: Client win.

Description: Following an arrest for narcotics found in a vehicle, the State of Georgia attempted to claim the vehicle under Georgia forfeiture law. However, the owner of the vehicle hired Allen Yates and fought back. After a trial in Hall County, the Judge ruled in favor of returning the citizen's property and denied the State of Georgia in its attempt to seize private property.

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