Free car accident consumer guide

Car Accident Book Car Accident Book

The Ultimate Guide To Car Accident Cases In Pennsylvania You Should Read This Consumer Guide BEFORE You Talk To An Insurance Adjustor And BEFORE You Talk To A Lawyer!

Download Now!

Free dui consumer guides

DUI Book

Good Information Can Be Hard To Find, Especially When You Need It Most. Knowing Where To Turn For Help After The Police Arrest You For DUI In Pennsylvania Isn't Easy When You Have Never Been In Trouble Before.

Download Now!

Our client reviews

Review Book

Over the years, we've had many happy clients who've left us positive feedback, which we've compiled into this informative PDF. Click below to read a few excerpts and download the rest!

Download Now!

Summit Township Bad Check Case Dismissed

A case involving an allegation of bad checks, filed under section 4105 (a) of the Pennsylvania Crimes Code, was dismissed at the preliminary hearing. The case arose from a claim by a local car dealership that a customer paid for car repairs with a personal check drawn on an account with insufficient funds.

The evidence discovered by Erie criminal defense lawyer Tim George revealed that the car dealership agreed to accept payment for the repairs in the form of cash and a post-dated check. However, the dealership then deposited the check without waiting until the date set forth on the check. The dealership never telephoned the customer, a Crawford County man, when the check was returned. Instead, a certified letter was sent to him, followed by criminal charges.

At the time set for the preliminary hearing, the customer produced a copy of the check at issue, together with a statement from his checking account, which proved that sufficient funds would have been available to honor the check if the dealership had waited to cash the check as agreed. As a result, the charge, a misdemeanor of the third degree which is punishable up to a year in prison, was dismissed. Further, the accused was not required to pay any court costs.

No two cases are exactly the same. The facts of each case often are in dispute. You cannot expect that your case will be resolved just like this one. However, you can expect our best effort, personal attention, and a commitment to the defense of your freedom.

Back To Previous Page

Thank You!

Someone from our office will contact you shortly

Mr. George and his entire office staff were very kind and helping me through my first ever experience with the law. He was able to get me exactly what he said he would in the outcome of my trial. The entire staff was very informative and kept me up to date on everything. Very pleased with my experience and would most definately recommend him to others.

Allison, July 8, 2017