Patrick E. Stegall’s Guides

Patrick E. Stegall

Memphis Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. Stalking Crimes in Tennessee

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, 9 months ago.

    Stalking in Tennessee is defined as "a willful course of conduct involving repeated or continuing harassment of another individual that would cause a reasonable person to feel terrorized, frightened,

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  2. Tennessee Domestic Assault Penalties

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, about 1 year ago.

    Memphis Criminal Lawyer Patrick Stegall goes over the possible punishment for a domestic assault charge in Tennessee. The Law Domestic Assault is a serious crime in Tennessee that carries many immedia

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  3. Southaven DUI Lawyer on: Reasonable Suspicion For a DUI Stop

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, over 1 year ago.

    In order to arrest someone for driving under the influence, the police must first have reasonable suspicion to pull them over. If the police lacked reasonable suspicion, then any evidence flowing from the stop, including an arrest, is illegal and can be thrown out. The vehicle ...

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  4. Tennessee Reckless Driving Penalties

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, almost 2 years ago.

    The crime of reckless driving in Tennessee is found in the Tenn. Code Annotated 55-10-205. It is defined simply as whenany person who drives any vehicle in willful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property. The law doesnt give any specifics, so police have a lot...

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  5. Olive Branch DUI Lawyer on: Blood Testing in Mississippi DUI Cases

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, almost 2 years ago.

    The testing of a drivers blood for blood alcohol content in Mississippi DUI crimes isbecoming more common, and is considered more accurate than breath testing. But because it is such a complex, exact science, breath testing has its own problems which can lead to an invalid test ...

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  6. Mississippi DUI Expungements

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, almost 2 years ago.

    DUI expungements are finally coming to Mississippi. Starting next year, qualifiedoffenders will be eligible to have their DUI conviction removed from their record thanks to a new law signed by the governor. Not everyone will be eligible for a Mississippi DUI expungement, and seve...

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  7. Tennessee Drug Possession Laws

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, almost 2 years ago.

    If you have been charged with a drug crime in Memphis, Tennessee or the surrounding area you could be facing numerous consequences including jail time, fines, forfeiture of property, and permanent felony or misdemeanor convictions on your record. A drug possession lawyer in Memph...

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  8. Memphis Patronizing Prostitution Crimes

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, about 2 years ago.

    In Tennessee, patronizing prostitution is defined as soliciting or hiring another person with the intent that the other person engage in prostitution, or entering or remaining in a house of prostitution for the purpose of engaging in sexual activity. Most of these cases result f...

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  9. Memphis DUI Lawyer on: DUI FAQ

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, about 2 years ago.

    Can I be arrested for DUI if Im not actually driving the car? Yes. Under Tennessee DUI law it is a crime to drive or be in physical control of an automobile. Physical control is not the same as drive. It has a much broader definition. Essentially, if the facts show that the vehi...

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  10. Tennessee Methamphetamine Crimes

    Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, over 2 years ago.

    Four poundswere talking two, three hundred boxes of sinus pills. There aint that many smurfs in the world. Breaking Bad Tennessee Code Annotated Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 417 makes it a crime to manufacture, deliver or sell methamphetamine, or to possess with the intent to man...

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