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PUTNAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Investigators in Putnam County are asking for information from the public following a weekend road rage incident along a busy interstate. 73 more words
Do you need a marijuana lawyer in Cookeville, Tennessee? If you’ve been charged with a violation of the law that involves marijuana, one of the first things your attorney will do is determine whether you’ve been charged with felony possession or simple possession. 330 more words
"This case should serve as a cautionary tale for any prosecutor, defense attorney, or trial court who attempts to negotiate or accept a guilty plea involving concurrent state and federal sentencing."
So began the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals reversal of a post-conviction court. Post-conviction wins are rare. Extremely rare, even. So, when there is a post-conviction win, it typically isn’t on the “standard” post-conviction issues, such as the amount of time the attorney spent counseling the petitioner. 214 more words
Under Tennessee Code Annotated 39-16-503, it is a C Felony to tamper with evidence. The statute defines tampering with evidence as altering, destroying, or concealing any record, document or thing with intent to impair its verity, legibility, or availability as evidence in the investigation or official proceeding. 234 more words