Do I need a lawyer for an Uncontested Divorce in Tennessee?

By Jorie Zajicek and Ryan C. Davis An uncontested divorce in Tennessee is a divorce where both spouses agree, or come to an agreement, on all of the major terms of the divorce. Generally, an uncontested divorce will be on the grounds of...

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WHO CAN BE CHARGED WITH DOMESTIC ASSAULT IN TENNESSEE?

by Jonathan Carroll and Ryan C. Davis Who can be charged with Domestic Assault? In Tennessee, you can be charged with domestic assault for committing assault against anyone deemed a domestic abuse victim. Who is a domestic assault victim? Tennessee...

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HOW MUCH MARIJUANA CAN I POSSESS WITHOUT GETTING ARRESTED IN TENNESSEE?

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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CAN I GO TO JAIL FOR THEFT OR SHOPLIFTING?

by Jonathan Carroll and Ryan C. Davis Can I Go to Jail for Theft or Shoplifting?  Yes, you can go to jail for theft, even if it is a small amount. Stolen goods or services valued at less than $1,000, otherwise known as shoplifting, can result in...

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WHAT IS DIVERSION?

by Jonathan Carroll and Ryan C. Davis What is Diversion? Diversion is a broader term which may refer to either Pre-trial diversion or Judicial diversion. In either case, the purpose of diversion is to allow a defendant to admit some level of...

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WHAT IS AN ORDER OF PROTECTION?

By RYAN C. DAVIS AND JAMES KEMP What is an Order of Protection? An Order of Protection is an order signed by a judge or magistrate, which is intended to protect victims of domestic abuse, sexual assault, or stalking. While you may be tempted to...

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WHAT END-OF-LIFE DOCUMENTS SHOULD I HAVE IN PLACE?

By RYAN C. DAVIS What documents should I have in place before I die? There are four primary end-of-life documents the average person should have in place. The first and most recognized is a Last Will and Testament. Upon your death, this...

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