Huntsville, AL asked in Domestic Violence for Tennessee

Q: In the state of Tn if charged with domestic assault do u have to serve a mandatory 30 days on first offence

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Cynthia A. Sherwood
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  • Domestic Violence Lawyer
  • Nashville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: No. There is no mandatory time on a domestic assault charge in Tennessee. This is a serious charge, however, with serious consequences, such as loss of the right to possess a weapon for the rest of your life in addition to the stigma of such a charge. You should hire an attorney immediately.

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