STATE OF TENNESSEE V. ELMUS TRAVIS GAYLOR - Articles

All Content


Posted by: Tanja Trezise on Jun 25, 2014

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Clarence E. Pridemore, Jr. (on appeal), and Steven E. Sams (at trial), Knoxville, Tennessee, for the appellant, Elmus Travis Gaylor.

Attorneys 2:

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Deshea Dulany Faughn, Assistant Attorney General; Lori Phillips-Jones, District Attorney General; and Michael O. Ripley and Scarlett W. Ellis, Assistant District Attorneys General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): BIVINS

Elmus Travis Gaylor (“the Defendant”) pleaded guilty to second degree murder and especially aggravated robbery. Following a sentencing hearing, the trial court ordered the Defendant to serve an effective sentence of twenty-five years. On appeal, the Defendant challenges the length of his sentence. After a thorough review of the record and the applicable law, we affirm the judgments of the trial court.

Attachments: