STATE OF TENNESSEE v. STANLEY ABERNATHY JAMES - Articles

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Posted by: Tanja Trezise on Aug 29, 2013

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Joseph Liddell Kirk (on appeal) and Bruce E. Poston (at trial), Knoxville, Tennessee, for the appellant, Stanley Abernathy James.

Attorneys 2:

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Renee W. Turner, Senior Counsel; Randall Eugene Nichols, District Attorney General; and Kevin James Allen, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): TIPTON

The Defendant, Stanley Abernathy James, was convicted by a Knox County Criminal Court jury of second degree murder, a Class A felony, for which he is serving a twenty-five-year sentence. In this appeal, the Defendant contends that the evidence is insufficient to support his conviction. We affirm the judgment of the trial court.

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