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If I have a warrant can I get state identification in the state of georgia without being arrested

Atlanta, GA |

I have a warrant for probation violation.

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There is a good chance that your name is "flagged" in all of the government computers. They will probably tell you have a seat and wait for your ID, then... Surprise--you are under arrest.
You really need to find a local lawyer to help you take the necessary steps to quash the warrant and deal with the underlying case first. The best lawyers can be found by word-of-mouth, not billboards, city buses, or day time and late night TV commercials.
Good luck!

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What's good advice in Arizona is good in Georgia as well. Your fears regarding probation violation are lived out every day, while facing it goes away day by day. Good luck!

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Possible. The computers are linked between the warrant division and the drivers license agencies, but it really depends on a few factors: the county that issued the warrant, whether it is a misdemeanor or felony warrant, and whether you are applying for a license in a county different from the one that issued the warrant. I wouldn't chance it though without an attorney.

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