State: Georgia

GA 24-4-404. Character evidence not admissible to prove conduct; exceptions; other crimes

2014 Georgia Code Title 24 – EVIDENCE Chapter 4 – RELEVANT EVIDENCE AND ITS LIMITS § 24-4-404 – Character evidence not admissible to prove conduct; exceptions; other crimes (a) Evidence of a person’s character or a trait of character shall not be admissible for the purpose of proving action in conformity therewith on a particular …

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GA § 16-7-43. Littering public or private property or waters; enforcing personnel

Official Code of Georgia Annotated TITLE 16. CRIMES AND OFFENSES CHAPTER 7. DAMAGE TO AND INTRUSION UPON PROPERTY ARTICLE 2. CRIMINAL TRESPASS AND DAMAGE TO PROPERTY PART 2. LITTERING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTY § 16-7-43. Littering public or private property or waters; enforcing personnel (a) It shall be unlawful for any person or persons to …

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GA § 16-13-30. Purchase, possession, manufacture, distribution, or sale of controlled substances or marijuana; penalties

Official Code of Georgia Annotated TITLE 16. CRIMES AND OFFENSES CHAPTER 13. CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ARTICLE 2. REGULATION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES PART 1. SCHEDULES, OFFENSES, AND PENALTIES § 16-13-30. Purchase, possession, manufacture, distribution, or sale of controlled substances or marijuana; penalties (a) Except as authorized by this article, it is unlawful for any person to purchase, …

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Middleton v. State, 2020 Ga. LEXIS 752 (GA Supreme Court 2020)

Middleton v. State, 2020 Ga. LEXIS 752 (GA Supreme Court 2020) Supreme Court of Georgia October 19, 2020, Decided S20A0718. 2020 Ga. LEXIS 752 MIDDLETON v. THE STATE. Opinion BOGGS, Justice. Appellant Christopher Lamont Middleton challenges his 2018 conviction for felony murder for the shooting death of Wesley Bryant. Appellant contends that the evidence was …

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Gardhigh v. State, 2020 Ga. LEXIS 448 (GA Supreme Court 2020)

Gardhigh v. State, 2020 Ga. LEXIS 448 (GA Supreme Court 2020) Self-defense immunity Proportionality Credibility, inconsistent statements Death by fist Supreme Court of Georgia June 16, 2020, Decided S20A0227, S20X0228. 2020 Ga. LEXIS 448 GARDHIGH v. THE STATE.THE STATE v. GARDHIGH. Judges: NAHMIAS, Presiding Justice. All the Justices concur. Opinion by: NAHMIAS Opinion Nahmias, Presiding …

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