Knoxville Attorney Arraigned on Drug Charges

Veteran Knoxville defense attorney Bruce Poston was arraigned today on charges he gave prescription painkillers to the wife of a client, Knoxnews reports. He was arrested last month after a probe by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and accused of two counts of delivery of hydrocodone, one count of attempted delivery and driving on a suspended license. Senior Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood set an Oct. 28 trial date.