STATE OF TENNESSEE v. JANETTE EBONY ROBINSON - Articles

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Posted by: Chandra Williams on Dec 16, 2015

Head Comment: Correction: Please note that this opinion filed by the Court of Criminal Appeals was missing the attachment in the 12-15-15 TBA Today.

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

David Harris (on appeal); Jason Chaffin (at motion to withdraw the guilty plea hearing), Nashville, Tennessee, for the appellant, Janette Ebony Robinson.

Attorneys 2:

Herbert H. Slatery III, Attorney General and Reporter; Jonathan H. Wardle, Assistant Attorney General; Glenn Funk, District Attorney General; and Brian Holmgren, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): MONTGOMERY

The Defendant, Janette Ebony Robinson, pleaded guilty in the Criminal Court for Davidson County to two counts of aggravated child abuse and received two concurrent twenty-five-year sentences. See T.C.A. § 39-15-402 (2014). The Defendant appeals the trial court’s denial of her motion to withdraw her guilty plea. We affirm the judgment of the trial court.