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June 2018

Tennessee Boating Laws Are Changing Just Before Your 4th Of July Celebrations – Find Out What The Changes Are And How They Affect You

By |2018-06-29T15:41:09+00:00June 29th, 2018|Crimes, Tennessee|

The 4thof July is right around the corner and so are a few law changes that could affect your Independence Day celebration plans. Several laws will change on July 1, 2018, but I want to take a moment and focus on two changes that will directly affect some of your 4thof July celebration plans. July [...]

May 2018

Cinco De Mayo, Kentucky Derby, Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Festival – Be Careful Knoxville, Law Enforcement Will Be Watching for DUI and Public Intoxication

By |2018-05-04T21:01:21+00:00May 4th, 2018|Crimes, DUI|

May 5th, Cinco De Mayo, is an eventful day in Knoxville this year. There are numerous activities occurring around town. Most popular is the celebration of the Mexican army’s defeat of French forces on May 5thor better known as Cinco De Mayo. People will pack restaurants and bars ordering margaritas, chips, salsa, and Jason’s personal [...]

April 2018

A look into the future with self-driving cars…

By |2018-04-26T20:06:46+00:00April 26th, 2018|Car Accident, Crimes, DUI, Traffic Offense|

A week does not go by where self-driving cars make the news in some way or another. Just a few headlines that come to mind are Uber's self-driving car killed an individual crossing the street, Tesla driver claims car was in autonomous mode when stopped for DUI, Tesla driver claims autonomous mode caused car to [...]

TN Legislature Considering Bill to Allow Alcohol Sales 7 Days a Week

By |2018-04-04T13:36:18+00:00April 4th, 2018|Blount County Attorney, Governments, Knox County Attorney|

The Tennessee House has calendared a bill for consideration on the House Floor that would allow the sale of alcohol seven days a week from retailers. If the House passes the bill, the Senate will still have to pass the bill. In the Senate, the bill is at the calendaring committee. The bill could be [...]

March 2018

Did you know?… A conviction for DUI could make it illegal for you to drink

By |2018-03-23T15:19:35+00:00March 23rd, 2018|DUI|

Currently, an individual convicted of DUI is not prohibited from purchasing alcohol, but that could change if the Tennessee legislature has its way. Tennessee Representative Hulsey and Senator Nicely have proposed a bill making it illegal for an individual convicted of DUI to purchase alcohol. A conviction for DUI First = No purchasing alcohol [...]

Did you know?…Speeding Tickets

By |2018-03-15T20:35:31+00:00March 15th, 2018|Traffic Offense|

In this post I will share some known and some unknown information about speeding and traffic tickets in Tennessee. A speeding ticket is a criminal offense. A common misconception is that speeding tickets are some other sort of offense. Tennessee Code Annotated § 55-8-152 makes speeding a C misdemeanor. The offense of public intoxication [...]

February 2018