Services Pending for Longtime Tri-Cities Defense Attorney

Tri-Cities criminal defense attorney Mark Slagle, 61, died Tuesday (March 5) after an extended illness. He was in Dallas waiting on a lung transplant and had continued to work from there. Slagle handled criminal, civil and domestic litigation for 34 years and was a “formidable” opponent in the courtroom, according to the Johnson City Press. Funeral arrangements are not yet complete. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family through Morris-Baker Funeral Home in Johnson City, which is handling arrangements.