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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: If you just walk in the store with someone but you don't had no fake money. 2 people that did were charged.. would i

I walked in store with someone had fake money n got same.charge as 2 people n I never handed cashier money

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Aug 16, 2021

Yes. There is a chance so be careful who you associate with.

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Q: I was furloughed 2 rehab from jail & ended up leaving rehab & is charged w/ escape will I be givin a bond when picked up

I was on 8yrs community corrections i violated and had to do 5months in jail and was furloughed to rehab for 1yr but ended in leaving

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answered on Aug 10, 2021

You are entitled to a bond but it depends on if you were on probation when furloughed.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Tennessee on
Q: I have an inmate in Tennessee that needs to clear a case in Pennsylvania. Please advise me what I should tell her
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answered on Aug 3, 2021

Hire a PA attorney to deal with the PA case.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Tennessee on
Q: What happens when you go to court as the victim of domestic aggravated assault (strangulation)? Is it pended to a trial?
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answered on Aug 2, 2021

The district attorney's office will talk with you. Sometimes victims will prefer hiring their own attorney to represent their view and what they would like to do as well.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: 20 yr old charged with possession of a weapon while under the influence, can he have any firearms?

He had the pistol taken by police but he owns an AR15, is he allowed to have this plus he is now going to be on probation

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jul 9, 2021

He would not be able to have firearms.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Discovery pack wasn't given if it was i would've never signed for any time
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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jul 4, 2021

You may not have received it but your attorney should have.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Tennessee on
Q: Is it legal to purchase a syringe and needle online for non-drug related purposes like on Amazon, in Tennessee?
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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jul 4, 2021

Yes. People who have diabetes need to use them sometimes.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Can someone be put on a criminal trespassing list if never signed any of the papers?

I had this issue start happening months ago when I met my boyfriend. His exes family all lives in the same apartment complex and ever since he started dating me they have been harassing us and stalking us but told the landlord we where harassing them and put him on a criminal trespass list that him... Read more »

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jul 4, 2021

I would talk to a landlord tenant attorney about your issue.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Juvenile Law for Tennessee on
Q: I have a 16 year old that was caught shoplifting with a friend at Walmart. It was under $500. Is school notified?

She is on cheer squad and is afraid of getting kicked off and realizes how stupid it all was.

Should I hire a lawyer? She has never been in any kind of trouble before?

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jul 4, 2021

It is always best to hire a lawyer. They shouldn't notify the school but sometimes it does get out.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: My friend currently has a couple of warrents for his arrest. What is the options of rehab instead of jail ?

Some warrents are possibly drug related

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jul 4, 2021

The Court and the DA would need to agree on this. An attorney for him would be able to possibly facilitate this.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: My husband was charged with a Demostic Assault charge and they took him to jail and when he got off on bond they did a

Temporary restraining order that I did not but on him and I told them not to lock him up but they did they told be it was a Tennessee law and I did not press any charges this the first time this done happened we been married for three years and this just blew out of proportion and in trying to see... Read more »

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Mar 16, 2021

You can hire him a lawyer to modify the bond conditions but this is normal in Tennessee.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: How long can a county hold a person on a felony warrant before they come get him? 10days?

After however many days if they county he has warrants in doesnt come get him does he then get released??

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Mar 16, 2021

It depends on a variety of factors.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Tennessee on
Q: Do I have to go to court where they seized money from me at a airport
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Cayley Turrin
answered on Mar 8, 2021

They should have given you a hearing date for the forfeiture hearing to get it back. Talk with an attorney immediately.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Should the jury be instructed that jury must find defendant guilty of the predicated felony for conviction

With regards to 39-17-1324 employing a firearm during commission of a dangerous felony where indictment stated attempted first degree murder as the predicated dangerous felony but jury were given instructions between attempted first degree murder , attempted second degree murder or attempted... Read more »

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Feb 22, 2021

It depends. I would ask the attorney on the matter your questions.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: After pro se petitioner turns in paperwork in a timely manner. How long does the court have to turn it in??

Is the pro se pettinor suppose to go to probation during the time waiting on the courts to hear back from the courts?

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Feb 8, 2021

Once your guilty plea is entered that is when you are on probation.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: What if I was supposed to be paid restitution from a carjacking that happened in Oct 2014? But haven t received anything
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Cayley Turrin
answered on Feb 8, 2021

I would call the district attorneys office in that county.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: What can I do about unlawful search and seizure

I was arrested for shoplifting at Walmart and they went to truck I drove which was only time I drove it it’s my brother n laws truck they found bag with substance I told them that was sugar or salt my sister had got from her ex husbands house because we was in process of moving to our house they... Read more »

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Feb 8, 2021

Hire an attorney immediately.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: Will I have to serve jail time for criminal trespassing?

And do I need a lawyer?

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jan 5, 2021

There is always a chance. Hiring an attorney for any criminal charges is always a safe bet.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: While jailed in VA could you attend TN court thru video & if sentenced serve both sentences concurrently in VA?

My fiancée is currently serving a two and a half year sentence in a Virginia jail with 15 months remaining from a 2019 Bristol VA arrest.

After she serves her time there, Tennessee will have a hold, extraditing her to resolve a prior charge occurring in Bristol TN.

Her TN public... Read more »

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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jan 4, 2021

It all depends on whether they are allowing transports into the jail or not.

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Q: Am I required to state that I have pending felony charges, though not convicted as of yet, on employment applications?
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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jan 4, 2021

Depends on the wording of the question. Always best to say yes but that you are currently fighting it.

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