Being accused of robbery can have many unique ramifications. Depending on the amount you or your loved one are accused of taking, it can be a misdemeanor or a felony if tried as a state crime. If the alleged robbery is deemed to affect a business’ interstate commerce, it can be considered a federal crime under the Hobbs Act.
Having a Memphis robbery attorney who is familiar with cases at both the state and federal level can be helpful during this time. the Law Offices of Stephen R. Leffler, P.C. has helped many clients through our experienced and assertive legal representation in both federal and state courts. Let us review your robbery charges today and provide reliable counsel.
In Tennessee, aggravated robbery is robbery with a deadly weapon or by display of any article used or fashioned to lead the victim to reasonably believe it to be a deadly weapon or the victim sustains serious bodily injury. Aggravated robbery is considered a Class B felony.
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Theft is simply the taking of another person’s property. It becomes robbery when taking someone else’s property through fear or force. Aggravated robbery is the charge when property is stolen by causing serious bodily injuries or by using a deadly weapon.
When facing robbery charges, it can feel like no one will actually take the time to listen to your side of the story. At the Law Offices of Stephen R. Leffler, P.C., our Memphis robbery defense lawyers realize how important it is for you to get the defense and representation you need. Allow our team to review your case and provide and effective legal strategy.
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