STATE OF TENNESSEE v. SAMUEL HUFFINE - Articles

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Posted by: Landry Butler on Apr 3, 2018

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Troy L. Bowlin II, Morristown, Tennessee, for the appellant, Samuel Huffine.

Attorneys 2:

Herbert H. Slatery III, Attorney General and Reporter; Benjamin A. Ball, Senior Counsel; Barry P. Staubus, District Attorney General; and Lesley A. Tiller, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): WEDEMEYER

Pursuant to a plea agreement, the Defendant, Samuel Huffine, pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide by intoxication, reckless aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, driving under the influence of an intoxicant, driving under the influence of an intoxicant per se, driving left of center, and speeding, for an effective sentence of nine years, with the trial court to determine the manner of service of the sentence. Following a sentencing hearing, the trial court ordered the Defendant to serve his sentence in the Tennessee Department of Correction. On appeal, the Defendant asserts that the trial court erred when it denied an alternative sentence. We affirm the trial court’s judgments.

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