Detention Hearings: My child was arrested and placed in custody in jail, is this legal? Unfortunately, yes. The police may be taken to the juvenile detention facility after committing a criminal offense but the circumstances under which they are placed in jail after an arrest is limited. Generally, the police will only place your child in the detention facility if they committed an offense that either: Resulted in a […]

Driving Under the Influence: How to Fight a DUI Charge in Tennessee

Have you been charged with driving under the influence (DUI) in Tennessee? DUIs are serious charges, so it’s natural to panic and feel overwhelmed right now. However, let us provide some reassurance: a DUI arrest does not mean you will be convicted. The State must prove the case against you. And they must prove their […]