STATE OF TENNESSEE v. DAWN ALISH BLACK - Articles

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Posted by: Tanja Trezise on Sep 19, 2013

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1: John M. Miles, Union City, Tennessee, for the appellant, Dawn Alish Black.

Attorneys 2:

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Rachel E. Willis, Assistant Attorney General; Thomas A. Thomas, District Attorney General; and Jim Cannon, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): TIPTON

The Defendant, Dawn Alish Black, entered a nolo contendere plea to driving under the influence (DUI), a Class A misdemeanor. See T.C.A. § 55-10-401 (2012). She was sentenced to eleven months and twenty-nine days, all suspended but 48 hours. On appeal, she presents a certified question of law regarding the legality of the traffic stop that led to her arrest. We affirm the judgment of the trial court.

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