Rutherford County opened a new courthouse May 7, 2018. It is located a couple of blocks away from the town square. The new address is 116 West Lytle Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130. There is a new parking garage set to open at the same time.
What happens if caught driving with a suspended license for the second time? The penalty for 2nd offense driving on suspended license is increased from that of a 1st offense. A 2nd offense conviction raised the classification from a class B to a class A misdemeanor. This means the maximum potential punishment goes from 6
Is driving with a suspended license in Tennessee is a criminal offense? Yes. A first offense is designated as a class B misdemeanor by statute – T.C.A. 55-50-504. The majority of people charged with driving on a suspended license are not arrested and taken to jail but are instead issued a criminal citation. Many people
I am commonly asked by Nashville DUI and criminal defense client’s what they should wear to court. I tell all client’s that it is better to be “over-dressed” than “under-dressed” and suggest they wear something along the lines of what would be considered business casual dress or nicer. For most court appearances, I advise men
Reinstating a license can be an expensive and complicated process depending on the reason(s) for your suspension. It often involves clearing hurdles with both local and state offices. The best place to start is on the Department of Safety’s website where you can enter your license information and receive a summary of what their records