Questions Answered by Cayley Turrin

Q: Does drug free zones have to have a sign posted stating that it's a drug free zone? Or how does a person suppose to know

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Apr 10, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
Well one way to know is to not sell drugs but if you are going to then make sure that you are not within 1000 ft near a daycare, school or childcare facility. No signs need to be posted.

Q: i was charged with simple possession but the police didnt weght it they guessed is there away to get out of it

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Mar 22, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
Just from them not weighing it most likely not but it is always best to consult with a local criminal attorney immediately.

Q: If u do not show up for the court date for the state to make u a HMO driver and u get pulled over driving

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Municipal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Mar 5, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
Failing to show up to any court appearance is not good.

Q: My 1st DUI - my 1st anything. What happens if I do not have an attorney to represent me?

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Tennessee on
Answered on Mar 4, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
DUIs are a very confusing and daunting field. I would suggest hiring one as there are possibilities to getting it dismissed and someone can help you through the voluminous paperwork involved.

Q: If an informant for tbi comes and i go get somethibg for thembut its no hand in hand transactionbut she is wearing a wir

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Tennessee on
Answered on Mar 2, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
I would consult in person with a local criminal attorney immediately.

Q: My friend has felony charge ( violent) 13 yrs ago. Is their option of owning fire arm ever again?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Feb 21, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
Unfortunately no there is not. This is a life long ban.

Q: What's the consequences of being a minor and getting charged with possession of a controlled substance (schedule IV)?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Juvenile Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Feb 16, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
It is an A misdemeanor punishable up to 11 months and 29 days and a fine of $2500. You should consult with a local criminal attorney immediately.

Q: If I waa home and some guy's came to my home starts shooting at me and I retreat to get a weapon shoots back and kills 1

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Feb 11, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
You need to consult with a local criminal attorney immediately.

Q: In Tennessee can the state (DNV) order a ignition interlock device and a SR22 without a court order

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Feb 11, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
Yes they can. It sounds like you plead guilty to a DUI.

Q: In Tennessee is it legal for a police officer to post surveillance camera footage from a home security camera

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Tennessee on
Answered on Feb 1, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
It is legal. Unfortunately it is very unfair and puts that person in a bad light that may not have done anything wrong but it is allowed.

Q: Need help in a criminal peliminary hearing so I don't get in trouble and sent back to jail like they did before to me

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Jan 24, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
I would suggest consulting with a local criminal attorney immediately about your situation.

Q: hi, so this is my first time ever in trouble with the court of law and I’ve beeb charged with possession

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Jan 22, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
I completely agree even if it is paraphernalia the court takes it very seriously and you should hire an attorney immediately.

Q: Can I be charged with child abuse or neglect simply on the bases of being high on drugs while the child is in my care

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Family Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Jan 20, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
Yes you can. This would be a very serious charge and you should consult with a criminal attorney immediately if you are charged with this.

Q: How does a hmvo come back from 2010 and charge me for it now

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Jan 9, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
It means that you have not been released from that status.

Q: Is Tennessee law that they have 180 days from the signing of a waiver of extrad to pick you up or dismiss the case?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Jan 2, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
Technically yes but they need to ask for permission to keep extending it by 30 days each time.

Q: What do I do a detective called wants me to come in.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Jan 2, 2019
Cayley Turrin's answer
Completely agree. Contact a local criminal attorney immediately to go with you.

Q: My niece is in a bad living situation. She will be 17 in Feb. Can she legally move out? She lives in Tennessee

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Juvenile Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Dec 29, 2018
Cayley Turrin's answer
Unfortunately no but you can make an anonymous tip to DCS if you are very worried for her.

Q: If I am 16 can go to jail for truancy

1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Dec 29, 2018
Cayley Turrin's answer
You can be housed in juvenile detention for this if the Judge decides it’s appropriate.

Q: Assault and Battery from a Juvenile

1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law for Tennessee on
Answered on Dec 29, 2018
Cayley Turrin's answer
Yes. I would suggest contacting the police immediately.

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