Atlanta Terroristic Threat Defense Attorney
Even since the terrorists acts that occurred on September 11, 2001, States have taken a criminal threat seriously. In fact, the penalties of a person convicted of a criminal or terroristic threat face lengthy sentences. It is important that a person who is accused of making a terrorist threat consult with an attorney as soon as possible to prevent any misunderstanding.
Under Georgia law, A person commits the offense of a terroristic threat when he or she threatens to commit any crime of violence, if they threaten to release any hazardous substance or to burn or damage property with the purpose of terrorizing another or of causing the evacuation of a building, place of assembly, or facility of public transportation or otherwise causing serious public inconvenience or in reckless disregard of the risk of causing such terror or inconvenience.
If you or a loved one has been accused of making a terroristic threat, it is important that you consult with Attorney Gil.