Marijuana Case – Lawyers Win In The Court of Criminal Appeals

Lawyers Kenneth and Dale Quillen won a marijuana case in the Court of Criminal Appeals. The Court’s opinion discussed curtilage and exigent circumstances. This case concerns a law enforcement officer’s warrantless entry into the defendant’s curtilage.   According to Tennessee law, curtilage includes those areas surrounding a dwelling that is necessary, used for the family purposes […]

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Nashville’s Most Experienced Lawyer ?

Other lawyers may have had more heavily-publicized trials or more famous clients, but Dale Quillen has been practicing criminal defense law in Nashville since the summer of 1956. The Tennessee Supreme Court awarded Quillen a law license on July 26, 1956 and five weeks later he left work at the State Department of Revenue where […]

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