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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Can aggravated robbery and or assault charges be filed based on word of mouth?
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answered on Feb 6, 2023

Short answer. Yes. But I suggest talking with an attorney.

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Q: Can 39-17-433 - Promotion of methamphetamine manufacture be expunged in Tennessee? If so how do I go about doing it?
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answered on Jan 26, 2023

It depends on a variety of circumstances. You can have a lawyer look into it.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: When accused of AttempAssault/Child Abuse for pulling child across floor to return to safety, what proof does DA need?

Registered Nurse examined child and determined there were no injuries.

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answered on Jan 26, 2023

That is a very loaded question. I would consult with an attorney in person.

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Q: Can a lawyer that allowed a convicted felon use a gun registered to the lawyer get in trouble? Had formal knowledge

The lawyer knew about the person's felony. The guns were used to kill coyotes in chickens

The lawyer is the one threatening to go to police over a different gun that was a gift from someone that was not kept by the felon.bit the lawyer wants..

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answered on Nov 28, 2022

Potentially. That lawyer should not be giving weapons to anyone with a felony and that felon should not be taking them.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce, DUI / DWI and Personal Injury for Tennessee on
Q: I am attempting to divorce my wife and take custody of the child. However, my wife is threating suicide if I divorce.

My wife has conducted drunk driving and just did drunk driving again for the second time with my son. She got in a wreck with my child in the back seat. She also has been physically abusive to me by throwing candle holders and putting hands on me. I am in the military and I am trying to figure out... Read more »

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answered on Nov 28, 2022

You should talk to a divorce lawyer immediately.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Appeals / Appellate Law for Tennessee on
Q: Is it possible to get someone out of prison after doing half the sentence in Tennessee. He never got credit for county.

He had a plea deal. The DA told him to take the deal or they would give him more time at trial.

After the plea deal they added 3 years to his sentence. He pled guilty to auto theft and got 25 years. He is housed with another inmate who got the same sentence for 2nd degree murder.

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answered on Nov 17, 2022

I would ask the attorney that handled his case to look into this.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Can my statement to police be thrown out or inadmissiblein court if I was impaired due to drug use in Kingsport Tennesse

I had already been arrested and was in the cell in the jailhouse when they pulled me out and questioned me about me and my son selling drugs in which we did not but can my statement be inadmissible because I was intoxicated on drugs?

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answered on Nov 17, 2022

I would hire an attorney to look into your case and this situation. It is very case specific.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: I'm in Tn was charged with 911 abuse on Oct 15th. A few calls were to 311 which phone repair man suggested( renters cut

Phone lines. How many calls per day in Tn can a resident in danger place?

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answered on Nov 17, 2022

If you are actually in danger then as many as needed. If you are not in danger then zero.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Gov & Administrative Law for Tennessee on
Q: What rights do I have and what should I do moving forward?

I saved someone whos heart had stopped, they became stiff, unresponsive and blue. i got pulse back and held it until the cops and emt arrived. They mysteriously found drugs in my property, which I told them specifically that I wasnt comfortable with because i was alone and frazzled and hAd also... Read more »

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answered on Nov 17, 2022

I would suggest hiring an attorney asap on this matter.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Tennessee on
Q: My ex was arrested for dv after beating me. I was trying to leave. Finally got out. How am I protected now?

I have been getting beat and verbally abused for years by him. I was arrested 3 times because he called in as the abused and I was protecting myself from me extensive injury. My charges were dropped. I lived with him the whole time even though I was legally not allowed in his home. Until last... Read more »

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answered on Nov 17, 2022

I suggest hiring an attorney or getting one appointed to ensure that that does not happen.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Constitutional Law and Federal Crimes for Tennessee on
Q: My husband's probation came to our home four probation officers and searched our 3 and a half acres. He was arrested for

A single bullet to a gun I don't own ,misdemeanor weed misdemeanor meth after they arrested husband they wanted in my she shed where I had my 2 22 rifles wrapped and hid away from husband under lock and key. They charged me with tampering. Was I tampering I asked for my 4th amendment rights... Read more »

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answered on Nov 15, 2022

You should hire an attorney and that will give you the best chance to get out of this.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Appeals / Appellate Law for Tennessee on
Q: Do any of y'all do oro Bono work need help asap
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answered on Nov 4, 2022

You should contact the public defenders office in your county.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law and Domestic Violence for Tennessee on
Q: If someone is accused of choking their spouse, even if it's he said/she said, will that person automatically be arrested

After the choking incident, the very next night in fact, there was another incident. He was not arrested or held the mandated 8 hours. Is the police department negligent in this case?

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answered on Nov 4, 2022

Depends on a wide variety of factors. The hold is a mandatory 12 hours.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Can interference with an emergency call be upgraded to a felony? If so, when is that applicable and what is penalty ?

My husband assaulted me on Friday evening. He has been charged with 3 felonies.

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answered on Oct 20, 2022

Depends on the full circumstances.

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Q: my friend got accused of hayleys lay i can prove that hes innocent
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answered on Oct 20, 2022

They need to get an attorney immediately.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Expungement eligibility

I was convicted of a felony that was lowered to a misdemeanor in January of 2019. I am eligible for expungement 5 years from completion of the sentence. I was sentenced to 11/29 suspended to time served. Does the 5 years start from the date my sentence was suspended to time served, or does it begin... Read more »

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answered on Sep 29, 2022

It should be after it is completed.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: what kind of punishment am i looking at for allegedly having contraband in a jail i was already in working as a trustee

even though no drugs were found on me or in the jail but 3 other trustees failed drug screens and stated they came from me but i never even was given a drug screen myself. based on statements given by 3 trustees i was charged with 2 counts of contraband in the jail with no drugs found what so... Read more »

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answered on Sep 8, 2022

It is a C Felony and would be 3-5 years.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Hello, Is your bond money returned when case is settled. Or can it be returned upon revocation? Thanks
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answered on Sep 7, 2022

If you paid a bond security you can get it back.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Can the police have a warrant for your arrest. And it not be posted
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answered on Aug 15, 2022

Yes.

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