John P. Webb, Attorney at Law
(615) 647-5762

October 2017 Archives

Tennessee court rules on charging shoplifters with burglary

Is shoplifting the same as burglary? The law says no, but a policy in Tennessee allows prosecutors to treat shoplifters as burglars. Prosecutors in Knox County have been treating individuals charged with shoplifting the same as individuals charged with burglary to crack down on shoplifting and repeat offenders.


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Brentwood, TN 37027

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