• Winfrey v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-10-16
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Steven Sadow, (Attorney At Law), Atlanta, Matthew Winchester (Law Offices of Matthew K. Winchester), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Michael Carlson, John Edwards, Andrew Ekonomou, D. Reynolds, (District Attorney's Office, Cobb Judicial Circuit), Marietta, Atlanta, Donald Geary, (The Geary Law Firm, P.C.), Lawrenceville, for appellee.

    Case Number: A16A1609

    Court Adopts Supreme Court Opinion to Reverse Trial Court

  • Bland v. Bland

    Publication Date: 2018-10-02
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: N/a
    for defendant: N/a

    Case Number: A18A0973

    Allegations of Family Violence Must be Supported by Evidence to Justify Issuance of a Protective Order

  • The State v. Echols

    Publication Date: 2018-10-01
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: N/a
    for defendant: N/a

    Case Number: A18A1263

    Delayed Production of Exculpatory Evidence is not a Brady Violation

  • In Re Williams

    Publication Date: 2018-08-30
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: N. Williams, (Laurail Williams, Esq.), McDonough, for appellant.
    for defendant: Deitra Burney-Butler, (Judge, Clayton Count Juvenile Court), Jonesboro, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1384

    Record Devoid of Evidence That Accused Criminal Contemnor Was Accorded Minimal Due Process

  • Gray v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-08-27
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Michael Tarleton, (The Appellate Division - GPDC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Sherry Boston, Gerald Mason (Dekalb County District Attorney's Office), Decatur, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1107

    Conviction Upheld Where No Prejudice Resulted from Miranda Rights Violations and Long Delay Before Trial

  • Evans v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-08-10
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: James Luttrell (Attorney at Law), Canton, for appellant.
    for defendant: Emily Richardson (Douglas County District Attorney's Office), Douglasville; Brian Fortner (Douglas County District Attorney), Douglasville; Ryan Leonard (Acting District Attorney), Bonnie Smith (Assistant District Attorney), Douglasville, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0184

    Conviction Reversed; Prosecution Failed to Establish That Appellant's Reckless Conduct Caused Inmate's Death

  • Lowery v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-08-08
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Lawrence Zimmerman (Attorney at Law), Atlanta; Matthew Winchester (Law Offices of Matthew K. Winchester), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Amelia Pray (District Attorney's Office, Cobb Judicial Circuit), Marietta; D. Reynolds (District Attorney), Marietta; John Melvin (Chief Assistant District Attorney), Marietta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0177

    Evidence Shows Racketeering Activity Occurred in County as Part of Common Enterprise or Scheme

  • Awtrey v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-08-07
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry: Consumer Products | Distribution and Wholesale
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Ashleigh Merchant (The Merchant Law Firm PC), Marietta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Emily Richardson (Douglas County District Attorney's Office), Douglasville; Brian Fortner (Douglas County District Attorney), Douglasville; Steven Knittel (Assistant District Attorney), Douglasville; Ryan Leonard (Acting District Attorney), Douglasville, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0116

    Circumstantial Evidence Supports Finding Appellants Knew They Were Selling Products Containing a Controlled Substance

  • Heard v. Ruef

    Publication Date: 2018-07-31
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Creditors' and Debtors' Rights | Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jason Graham (Graham & Penman LLP), Atlanta; Robert Kozloski (Graham Legal LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Robin Gentry, Ray Smith (Smith & Liss LLC), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0186

    Geographical Limits For Deposition Do Not Apply to Nonresident Judgment Debtor During Postjudgment Discovery

  • City of Dublin School District v. MMT Holdings, LLC et al.

    Publication Date: 2018-07-31
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Class Actions | Tax
    Industry: Education | State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Phillip Hartley (Attorney at Law), Gainesville; Hieu Nguyen (Harben Hartley & Hawkins LLP), Gainesville; Charles Warnock (Warnock & Mackey LLC), Dublin, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joshua Powell (Oconee Circuit District Attorney's Office), Eastman; Jerry Lumley (Lumley & Harper LLC), Macon, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0506

    School District Immune From Taxpayers' Claim Seeking Refund of Ad Valorem Tax Increases