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Does the “Plain Smell” of Marijuana Constitute Probable Cause for a Warrantless Search?

By James Kemp and Ryan C. Davis For decades, Tennessee courts have long held that the smell of marijuana is sufficient to establish the probable cause necessary for police to obtain a search warrant or to conduct a search or seizure under the...

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Can I get a DUI for Driving While Under the Influence of Marijuana?

By James Kemp and Ryan C. Davis Most people know that driving under the influence of alcohol while having a blood alcohol content (BAC) above .08 is illegal and can lead to a DUI arrest and conviction. However, driving under the influence is not...

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HOW MUCH MARIJUANA CAN I POSSESS WITHOUT GETTING ARRESTED?

by Jonathan Carroll and Ryan C. Davis How Much Marijuana Can I Possess Without Getting Arrested? In Tennessee you can be arrested for possessing any amount of marijuana. If you are found in possession of an amount less than half an ounce (14.174...

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IS MEDICAL MARIJUANA LEGAL IN TENNESSEE?

by Jonathan Carroll and Ryan C. Davis Is Medical Marijuana Legal in Tennessee?  No, currently medical marijuana is not legal in Tennessee.  However, medical marijuana has been gaining support in Tennessee, as studies show it can benefit...

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IS CBD OIL LEGAL IN TENNESSEE?

by Jonathan Carroll and Ryan C. Davis Is CBD Oil Legal in Tennessee? Yes, CBD oil (cannabidiol) containing less than 0.3 percent THC is legal in Tennessee and can be purchased at a number of retailers or online. The CBD oil that is legal in...

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