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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Banking for Tennessee on
Q: If you are given someone's debit card freely and it is used several times how do you prove you didn't know it was used?
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 11, 2019

Well first problem is why do you even have someone else's debit card? That is a big issue in this fact situation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Im charged with,evading,speed,criminal impersonation. Police charged me but didnt catch the guy,and questioned others

They went by my house questioned my wife about picking me up after running from them.

They said I got pulled over stopped got out and talked gave a fake name then ran.

They charged me speeding,evading arrest,and criminal impersonation.

2 weeks after I was charged they... Read more »

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 9, 2019

Without knowing more about the case and the State's position there is no telling you the chances. I highly suggest you hire a criminal attorney for the best chances at getting your case dismissed.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: If you file a habeas corpus when is it supposed to be responded to he fills habeas corpus almost a month ago with no res

My brother was given one year at 30% and has been in jail since 4/2/2019 was sentenced on 9/30/2019 his judgment order states credited time from 4/2/2019 till 9/30/3019 but Trousdale county to wants to credit him 9/30/2019 till 12/30/2019 as his time I can’t seem to get any understanding as to... Read more »

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 27, 2019

Pre trial credit is counted day for day unfortunately.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Tennessee on
Q: A narcotics officer blackmailed me and told my probation officer about a incident I had talked to him about 6months

Because I refused to allow him to search a house I didn't live at

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 25, 2019

Not sure what your question is.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Hi, I have a second charge of petty theft. My first charge was 5 years ago and case was deferred and charges expunged.

What am I looking at with second charge. I was told possible 11/29. Would that be jail time or probation?

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 25, 2019

It could be either. Even though it was deferred the prosecutors can still see that and hold it against you. I highly recommend hiring an attorney for your case.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Family Law for Tennessee on
Q: Who can bring unruly charges against a child in Tennessee?
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 24, 2019

The parent or guardian can by asking the juvenile court to pursue it.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: sentenced to 5 years probation one to serve at 30% and has been incarcerated since 4/2/2019 when will they be released
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 24, 2019

It sounds like it is one year to serve so April 2 2020.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: What info do you have on possession of meth for sale and delivery for a range 2 offender

I am already on eight years paper for resale charges of meth an marijuana and I just got indicted for another meth for resale

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 11, 2019

You could violate your probation and your new charge could potentially be run consecutive to your eight years. Hire an attorney immediately.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and White Collar Crime for Tennessee on
Q: I am needing help with my boyfriends criminal drug case! The case is out of Marshall Co Tn. He was arrested Nov 6 forfta

Fta for circuit court apparently. This happened prior to us getting together. The charges are possession of sch II, intent to resale,driving with no license

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 11, 2019

I would suggest that you consult and hire an attorney for his case as soon as possible.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: If you are being charged with simple pos of meth and your charge partern is admitting that is was theirs can it be drop
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Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 11, 2019

It could possibly be dropped but it is highly suggested to get an attorney because that charge carries with it a mandatory minimum 30 days in jail.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: I haven’t been convicted, but got a misdemeanor drug citation. how long will probation be? can i get it dismissed? how?
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Nov 6, 2019

Depends on the drug and also criminal history. I suggest talking to an attorney who would be the most helpful in getting the charge dismissed.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: What is the legal amount of time a jail can hold you in booking?
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Oct 21, 2019

There is no answer to that. The jail can keep you in there as long as you need.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: Can I get charged of assault if I just kicked the person charging me?

Please

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Oct 13, 2019

Yes you can.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and White Collar Crime for Tennessee on
Q: In Criminal Case is there just one discovery or is there multiple for defendant to recieve before trial or indicted
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Oct 6, 2019

There may be more once the DA discovers more evidence or receives it.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Is it considered 'Abandonment' when the retained Attorney sends in a Firm Colleague on a very critical court appearance

The retained, very high profile, Attorney sent his son to represent the Defendant without informing the Defendant nor his family beforehand. The court appearance was critical. The representative Attorney was a novice and indicated to the Defendant that his Dad had to travel and couldn't be present.... Read more »

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Sep 30, 2019

You can complain to the Bar if you don’t feel that they were competently represented.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Is the charge of sale of schedule I (heroin) probatable in the state of Tennessee?
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Sep 19, 2019

Talk to your lawyer about the sentencing options for this charge. If you don’t have a lawyer hire one immediately.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Tennessee on
Q: Does a male cop have the right to search a female or does he have to call out a female cop to search her
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Sep 14, 2019

It really depends on the situation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: I was charged with a p.i. and released the following morning with a 25$ dollar fine

My probation officer issued a sanction.

He is now saying that I was to serve 30 days in jail over the p.i. charge but again I plead guilty and was released that following day with a 25$ dollar fine I'm confused

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Sep 13, 2019

PO is wrong but it is up to 30 days in jail you just weren't sentenced to that.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for South Carolina on
Q: If you have a warrant for a vop in florida on a felony . it has been a year and a half and a cop runs your id

And the cop runs your id will the warrent come up and if it does will they bring you back to florida

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Sep 13, 2019

It could and it depends on how far florida will extradite you for. Warrants will pop up as extraditable or not extraditable.

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2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Tennessee on
Q: I got charged with a dui and reckless driving an open containers. However upon the trooper arriving I was not in my car

It had ran out of gas so I was walking to get gas.

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Sep 9, 2019

You should hire an attorney immediately for your case as there may be some defenses for it.

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