Burden of Proof- Should it be lower so Someone Like Casey Anthony Gets Convicted

Burden of Proof- Should it be lower so Someone Like Casey Anthony Gets Convicted Bill O’Reilly of Fox News “The O’Reilly Factor” says ” Dumb, beyond a reasonable doubt.” Seriously? What burden of proof should the State have to meet … Read full article

Casey Anthony – Beyond a Reasonable Doubt?

Casey Anthony – Beyond a Reasonable Doubt? As the world watched, Casey Anthony, was tried and convicted by the court of public opinion. For the entire time the trial was ongoing in the courtroom, the media with the multiple talking … Read full article

Tennessee Pretrial Diversion Changes, No Diversion for DUI Offenses

Tennessee Pretrial Diversion Changes, No Diversion for DUI Offenses Effective July 1, 2011, Tennessee no longer has a “Pretrial Diversion” program but judicial diversion is still available to criminal defendants. Tennessee House Bill 64 repealed T.C.A. §40-15 in its entirety … Read full article

Can Police Track Suspect by GPS Without a Warrant?

Can Police Track Suspect by GPS Without a Warrant? Is this a Violation of the Fourth Amendment Rights Regarding Search and Seizure? The U.S. Justice Department is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a federal appeals court decision requiring … Read full article

Freedom of Press and Information Act? Tennessee Senate Votes to Prevent Broadcast of 911 Calls

Freedom of Press and Information Act? Tennessee Senate Votes to Prevent Broadcast of 911 Calls The Tennessee Senate has passed a Bill to block public rebroadcasting of 911 emergency calls without the written consent of the person whose voice is … Read full article

Criminal Defense: Choosing An Attorney to Defend Your Rights

Criminal Defense: Choosing An Attorney to Defend Your Rights When you are arrested and charged with a crime, the consequences are very serious. Depending on the type of crime or illegal conduct that you are charged with, you may face … Read full article