TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Nov 9, 2017
The convicted former Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office administration chief Joe Russell must forfeit the more than $52,000 he made as a part of the JailCigs scheme, The Tennessean reports. District Court Judge Marvin Aspen ruled in the case, and ordered a hearing on Tuesday to sentence Russell. Russell pleaded guilty in January to wire fraud, honest services fraud and extortion.