Rutledge, TN asked in Criminal Law and Agricultural Law for Tennessee

Q: Will a out of state mistermeanor warrant get you arrested in a different state

2 Lawyer Answers
Shanone Emmack
Shanone Emmack
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Brentwood, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Yes, an out of state warrant will get you arrested in another state. It usually happens when a police officer calls in your information during a traffic stop. The police will arrest you and wait for the state who issued the warrant to come get you.

Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: However the Governor of TN rarely extradites for a TN Misdemeanor charge.

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