First offender Act probation violation

Asked about 1 year ago - Atlanta, GA

My friend has been on First offender in Georgia for felony charges . She got couple of traffic ticket ( overspend and driving on HOV ) . She paid her tickets , is she supposed to call PO to tell him about these tickets . There was no arrest etc .

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  1. Benjamin David Goldberg


    Contributor Level 17


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . Probably a good idea to tell the PO, but I have never seen anyone's probation revoked, much less their first offender status revoked, based on the type of traffic tickets she got. She'll be okay.

  2. Donald Clinton Turner


    Contributor Level 10


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . I agree with Mr. Goldberg ,tell the P.O but I have never seen probation revoked for a minor traffic violation.

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