Can rehab stop someone with a warrent from going to jail while in treatment

Asked 9 months ago - Marietta, GA

missed court for failure too appear. and out on bond for trafficking meth. failed a drug test on pretrial

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  1. Noah Howard Pines

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    Answered . Not without a good lawyer to explain it to the judge.

  2. Benjamin David Goldberg

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    Answered . No, but a lawyer might.

  3. James Lawrence Yeargan Jr.

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    Answered . No. Once a warrant has been issued it must be satisfied. If he hires an attorney the attorney may be able to get the warrant set aside without him having to go into custody.

    James L. Yeargan, Jr. is licensed to practice law in the State of Georgia. All information given is based only on... more

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