Is There a Way to Get a Sentencing Court Date Changed?

Answer A sentencing court date takes place after a person has been convicted of a crime or if a defendant pleads guilty or no contest to a crime. In most courts, the defendant's attendance at the sentenci... Read More »

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Can a court date be changed on a DUI case in Tennessee?

A court date can sometimes be changed on a Tennessee DUI case. The defendant or defendant's lawyer must file a motion for continuance to the court. However, it might not be granted. As the Tennesse... Read More »

Who is responsible for notifying you if your court date is changed in Tennessee?

If the court changed the date on their own motion--for a congested calendar for instance--or the change was made pursuant to a request from the opposing party, then the court clerk is responsible. ... Read More »

What happens when a court date on speeding ticket doesn't match the actual court date?

Traffic tickets sometimes have incorrect information on them. Some errors--e.g., those pertaining to dates and spelling--are considered clerical errors and not, according to Dynamic Legal Solutions... Read More »

If a mother remarries and stepfather adopts child and name is changed on birth certificate can the birth date be changed as well?