Is Punching Someone Assault?

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Assault, such as punching someone, is one of those crimes that can be misunderstood by the public based on TikTok posts, crime shows like Law and Order, and general conversation around news stories. But make no mistake, Tennessee Law knows what it means and if you have been charged with assault of any kind, you […]

What is a Felony in Tennessee

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As with most states, felony crimes in the state of Tennessee classifies legal wrongdoing as either a felony or a misdemeanor. A felony indicates that the crime is more serious and is treated that way by the law and court system. While certain exceptions can be made in sentencing based on whether the crime in […]