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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CAN I HAVE MY CRIMINAL CHARGES EXPUNGED?

by Jonathan Carroll and Ryan C. Davis Can I Expunge My Criminal Record? Expungement is a process by which you may have a criminal charge completely removed from your record. Only certain defendants are eligible for expungement, and eligibility...

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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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