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George F. Lannom

Lebanon Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. I want to know how something can go to trial if I have all the witnesses, pictures and documentation to prove my innocence?

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. Edwin Arnold Anderson
    2. Claiborne Hambrick Ferguson
    3. George F. Lannom
    4. Jill Zerfoss Grim
    4 lawyer answers

    While I am not licensed to practice in Kentucky, your question is frequently asked in my home state. I practice in Lebanon, Tennessee. It is helpful to understand that in civil law most states and the federal court system frequently employ the use of a summary judgment motion. This motion allows either side to put forth their evidence and allege that there are no genuine issues of material facts in this case and therefore there side should be declared the winner, if the other side does...

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  2. What do i need to prove i was falsely arrested for shoplifting?

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. George F. Lannom
    2. Claiborne Hambrick Ferguson
    3. Jon Daniel Long
    4. John Murphy Milazo
    5. Gray Richard Proctor
    5 lawyer answers

    Your question is much more complicated than it seems. The most likely scenario you need to address is what the store employees did. It is likely, though not assured, that any recovery you are entitled is from the action of the store employees. But I might read your question to address how to defend your case against the criminal charges. First and most importantly, you don't have to prove anything. The government must prove that you committed a crime, the government has the burden of...

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