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Avoiding Being Arrested During a Traffic Stop (It’s Harder Than You Think)

Avoiding Being Arrested During a Traffic Stop (It's Harder Than You Think)

America has long struggled with the dangerous problems of traffic law enforcement and criminal law enforcement. Lawmakers and law enforcement have a genuine interest in providing for the safety of the people, both by ensuring safety on the roadways and by disrupting the commission of crimes. While most of us consider simple traffic violations to […]

DUI on Federal Lands: Understanding the Nuances and Legal Implications

DUI on Federal Lands: Understanding the Nuances and Legal Implications

Driving under the influence (DUI) charges can vary depending on where the offense occurs. When it comes to DUI charges, one crucial factor to consider is whether the offense took place on federal or state land. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve into the key differences between federal and state DUI charges, shedding light on […]

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Is Domestic Violence a Felony? Understanding the Legal Ramifications

Is Domestic Violence a Felony Understanding the Legal Ramifications

In the realm of criminal law, understanding the implications of domestic violence charges is paramount. The severity of these charges can vary, and it’s crucial to comprehend the legal landscape surrounding them. At Best and Brock, we recognize the gravity of felony domestic violence charges and aim to provide comprehensive insight into this complex issue. […]

Concerns About Crime in Chattanooga

Concerns About Crime in Chattanooga

Chattanoogans are deeply concerned about their safety in the city. For many, it feels like crime rates have been on the rise for years now, with no promise that anyone is safe from being victimized. Certain high-profile cases, including murders, have fostered fear in the hearts of those in our community who once saw Chattanooga […]

Tennessee Weed Laws: A Comprehensive Guide

Tennessee Weed Laws A Comprehensive Guide

In a landscape where many states have adopted more lenient marijuana laws, Tennessee remains steadfast in its prohibition. Understanding Tennessee’s stance on marijuana possession is crucial for residents and visitors alike. In this guide, we’ll delve into Tennessee’s weed laws, potential penalties, defense strategies, and nuances that individuals should be aware of when navigating the […]

Sexual Battery

Sexual Battery (2)

In the realm of criminal law, sexual battery stands as a grave offense with significant legal ramifications. At Best And Brock Law Firm, we understand the complexities surrounding accusations of sexual battery and aim to provide comprehensive legal guidance to individuals facing such charges. What Constitutes Sexual Battery? Sexual battery in Tennessee encompasses a broad […]

Understanding Order of Protection Violations in Tennessee

Understanding Order of Protection Violations in Tennessee

In Tennessee, violating an Order of Protection, commonly known as a restraining order, can have severe consequences. Let’s delve deeper into what an Order of Protection entails, the repercussions of violating one, and the importance of seeking legal guidance. What is an Order of Protection and its Significance? An Order of Protection is a legal […]

Ankle Monitors May Be Required for Some Domestic Assault Arrestees

Ankle Monitors May Be Required for Some Domestic Assault Arrestees

The Tennessee General Assembly just passed a new bill, HB2692/SB1972, that will impact the bond conditions of people arrested for domestic violence and several other charges if it is signed into law by the Governor. The Debbie and Marie Domestic Violence Protection Act sets out to protect victims of domestic violence from further harm by […]

How Will a Misdemeanor DUI Affect Employment?

How Will a Misdemeanor DUI Affect Employment

Driving under the influence (DUI) convictions come with a myriad of consequences, many of which extend beyond the immediate legal penalties. Among these repercussions is the impact a DUI can have on one’s employment status, both present and future. Best & Brock understands the concerns individuals may have regarding the intersection of a Class-A misdemeanor […]

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