Last week , a young lawyer had a first court appearance . Fear seeped in after years of college and law school . Uncertainty was the mood of the day . Few law schools truly prepare a lawyer for their first court appearance . I was lucky. I clerked for a Nashville trial judge and felt comfortable

I am again starting a new topic of The Nashville Criminal Law Report .Our new topic is the question of the  week. Please post your question on any issue in Tennessee criminal law or DUI law in the comment section of the blog. I will pick the best question and attempt to answer. The winner