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Four new Tennessee laws to know

July 2, 2019 11:32 am Published by

July 1 saw the passage of several dozen new Tennessee laws, including e-scooter regulations, school bus cameras, and the hot-button cell phone bill. Below, we’ve compiled and explained four new laws that every Tennessean should be know. For a complete...

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Nashville scooter injuries: little legal recourse

June 24, 2019 1:54 pm Published by

Nashville scooter injuries are a growing concern for local residents. Ask any Nashvillian for their biggest pet peeves about the growing city, and chances are good that “scooters” will top the list. Electric scooters, or “e-scooters”, are quickly replacing bicycles...

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Police Brutality Lawsuits

June 13, 2019 12:19 pm Published by

Increase in Police Brutality Lawsuits Police brutality lawsuits, also known as excessive force lawsuits, are attracting the attention of many plaintiffs lawyers, according to a post in the National Law Journal . The article notes “more plaintiffs lawyers across the...

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