Criminal Law & Traffic Law

Serving Lawrence, Lewis, Marshall, and Maury Counties in Tennessee
 

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Columbia, TN Criminal Lawyer with a record of results. If you’re looking for an attorney in the Columbia Tennessee area, look no further. Serving Middle Tennessee and surrounding counties at The Law Office of John M. Schweri. Member Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

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Traffic Cases

DUI – Reduced to Reckless Endangerment in Davidson County General Sessions

DUI by Allowance – Dismissed in Maury County General Sessions

DUI 2nd – Amend to Implied Consent Violation Lawrenceburg General Sessions

CDL Moving Violation – Dismissed based on payment of Court costs Maury County General Sessions

Drug Cases

Simple Possession of Marijuana – Dismissed in Maury County General Sessions

Felony Amount of Marijuana for Resale – Diversion, Dismissed, Expunged Maury Circuit Court

Meth for Resale in Drug Free Zone (DFZ) – 10 years Probation Maury County Circuit Court

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CASE RESULTS

Domestic Assault and Vandalism
Not Guilty after Jury Trial, Maury County Circuit Court

 

1st Degree Murder
Plead to Accessory After the Fact, two Year Sentence, Maury County

 

Aggravated Robbery, Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Burglary, Theft over $10,000
Not Guilty Verdict after two day Jury Trial, Lawrence County

 

Aggravated Burglary, Theft over $10,000
Dismissed, Lawrence County

 

2nd Degree Murder
Plea to Involuntary Manslaughter, 5 yrs to serve at 30%, credit time served, paroled in 6 months from jail, Maury County Circuit Court

 

Attempted 1st Degree Murder
8 years to serve at 30% versus 25-40 yrs at 100%, Maury County Circuit Court

 

Attempted 2nd Degree Murder
Split confinement, 6 months to serve, rest on probation, Lawrence County Circuit Court

 

Attempted 2nd Degree Murder
6 yrs to serve at 30%, versus 25-40 yrs at 100%, Maury County Circuit Court

 

Aggravated Robbery
Dismissed, Maury County General Sessions

 

Especially Aggravated Robbery, Especially Aggravated Kidnapping, Aggravated Assault
4 yrs Probation, Maury County Circuit Court

Aggravated Assault
Hung Jury at Jury trial, not re-tried, case over, Maury County Circuit Court

 

Felony Harassment of Government official
Dismissed in Opening Argument at Jury Trial, Marshall County Circuit Court

 

Aggravated Robbery
7 counts, 6 yr Sentence at 30%, became trustee, paroled 6 months later out of county jail, no prison time, Maury County Circuit Court

 

Aggravated Burglary and Theft $10-60K
7 counts, 5 years Probation, Giles County Circuit Court

 

Aggravated Domestic Assault
Retired for 1 year in Marshall County Circuit Court

 

Aggravated Burglary and Theft $10-$60K
1 year split confinement, 270 days to serve, rest on probation, Marshall Circuit Court

 

Attempted 1st Degree Murder
(Exposure 25-40 years at 100%) reduced to misdemeanor Reckless Endangerment 11/29 probation

 

Sale of Meth in a Drug Free Zone, and Sale of Meth x 2
(Exposure 36 years to serve) Split confinement, 1 year to serve, credit time served, released in 3 1/2 months

 

Drugs: Sale of over 26 grams of meth x 2 in a Drug Free Zone, 1 yr to serve, 19 years probation, Giles County Circuit Court

 

Attempted 1st Degree Murder x 3
1 year to serve, 10 years probation Maury County Circuit Court