Criminal Defense Law

Dec 1, 2021

Breaking Down Felony Drug Charges

By |December 1st, 2021|Criminal Defense Law|0 Comments

Earlier this month, the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputies executed a search warrant at the home of Chris Appleby, a 33-year-old Amish man in Lawrence, Tennessee. According to various news sources, there were enough complaints lodged by neighbors to justify the warrant. It appears that justification was right. During their search, law enforcement officials discovered about [...]

Nov 2, 2021

Obsessed with True Crime Docs? It May Be Ruining How You See the Justice System

By |November 2nd, 2021|Criminal Defense Law|0 Comments

While true crime has always been an obsession for Americans, there has been an increase in true crime influencers and online media in general. Netflix documentaries like Don’t F**k With Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer and American Murder: The Family Next Door give an interesting glimpse into how social media played a significant role in [...]

Oct 20, 2021

How Do Pardons Work?

By |October 20th, 2021|Criminal Defense Law|0 Comments

A pardon is a government decision that exempts someone from being punished for a crime. While the President (federal) or governor (state) has the right to pardon someone, the decision to pardon rests solely in the executive’s discretion. Once the decision is made to pardon someone or not, it is final and is not subject [...]

Sep 9, 2021

The Pros and Cons of a Plea Bargain

By |September 9th, 2021|Criminal Defense Law|0 Comments

Experienced criminal defense lawyers work aggressively to obtain dismissals of criminal charges and to suppress evidence that was illegally obtained or is improper. They should always be ready to try your case in court before a jury. Many times, though, lawyers work with the prosecutor to arrange a plea bargain. A plea bargain essentially means [...]