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New Tennessee Criminal Defense Legal Questions & Answers

Am I under investigation?

There is no way to know, unless and until you are charged, or brought …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Failure to appear warrant

When you failed to appear, a bench warrant was issued for your arrest. To …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

I have a ticket that I don't believe is valid

First, you must appear for the court date. Failing to appear will NOT dispose …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Should I speak to the police or retain counsel first?

You do not have to go in for questioning. In fact, you do not …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Can I be charged with a crime if I didn't know?

To be charged, there must be "probable cause"--a reasonable basis--for thinking you were involved …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 months ago