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Q: We want to sell beer in our family's corner store. Back in 2000 my father tried to get a permit to sell beer and a local

Church objected, so his permit was denied. Are we still at risk of that happening today if we reapply? The church is not adjacent to the store and is not touching the property line. It's roughly a quarter mile away.

Leonard Robert Grefseng answered on Jun 17, 2019

Probably- most cities have local ordinances which specify that any business selling alcohol have to be located various distances from churches or schools. ( The distance can vary- depending on whether the sale is for consumption on the premises or for "take out" - it can also vary for beer/ wine or... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Municipal Law for Tennessee on

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

Only had one driving offince after my first dui

Cayley Turrin answered on Mar 5, 2019

Failing to show up to any court appearance is not good.

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