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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Case law on Theift of Property $10,000 to 60,000

It was alledged I continued to go into stores ( Mid America Appliances ) and charge things beyond my termination

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Jan 5, 2020

Not sure why you would want case law but you would need an attorney if you are facing these charges.

2 Answers | Asked in Banking, Identity Theft, Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Tennessee on
Q: My caretaker took $30,000 out of my bank account using my pin number after he his my medication and made me bed ridden.

The bank denied my despute. What can I do?

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Jan 5, 2020

I would talk to the police.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Whats the statutes of limitations for felony criminal simulation and misdeameanor theft (under $1000)

I just found out a warrant was issued just over two years ago

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 31, 2019

If the warrant was issued two years ago then the statute would not matter.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: I have been charged with a harrassment charge for contacting a old boyfriend for 10 days after he asked me not to. I hav

I have plead quilts. I stopped contacting him as soon as he returned my belongings. What can I expect in punishment? I have no other record?

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 31, 2019

I would suggest that you hire a lawyer and they will be able to guide you better.

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Tennessee on
Q: My son is 16 and he is accused of theft under$500 plus this is his first offense, so do we need layers when he go to

court and what kind of sentence we should expect

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 31, 2019

Yes. Juvenile crime is running rampant and the state is cracking down on juvenile crime.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Can an officer bring forth new charges to add on ur arrest report 5 to 6hrs from time a judge OR bonded u from jail?

On bond sheet from where the judge signed an or Bond there is only one charge listed five to six hours after being released from jail officers brought forth three more charges and had it placed into the computer stating that I was arrested on all four charges there's an upcoming court date can... Read more »

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 31, 2019

Yes they can do that. It seems like they did you a courtesy by not putting bonds on those new charges.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: If i get a citation for simple possession Am i supposed to get a receipt for what they took where they took it from
Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 31, 2019

For the drugs or paraphernalia, no.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: What are the steps to get pretrial time applied to a sentence? My loved one has 2 years that is owed to him.

He has been incarcerated for 10 years. He was told he had to serve 12 years at 100%. However he was in jail for 2 years prior to the trial and sentencing. He was given a harsh sentence due to the drug free school zone law here in TN. We just need some help and guidance on what to do.

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 18, 2019

All pre trial credit should be automatically counted as day for day time. I would call TDOC and see what they say.

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
Cayley Turrin
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.

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