TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Nov 4, 2015

Ex-Vols football players A.J. Johnson and Michael Williams, who are accused of aggravated rape, and the victim will not be forced to turn over social media posts and text messages that occurred before the 2014 incident, according to Knox County Judge Bob McGee. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports McGee reversed an earlier decision in the case after conducting further study of the use of subpoena power. “This is new territory,” the judge said. “Legal principles are failing to keep up. We are without legal guidance and authority.”