If you are 15 or younger, you cannot get a marriage license unless authorized by a Probate, Juvenile, Circuit or Chancery Court judge, or the county mayor/executive.
Not all age discrimination is illegal. For example, there is legal age discrimination, whereby persons under 18 cannot sign contracts. Also, people in Tennessee younger than 21 cannot legally consume alcohol.
Tennessee’s 48 Child Advocacy Centers report that child abuse can be indicated by one or more of these signs, but there can be other flags or signals, as well.
Important legal fact: Tennessee law requires anyone with knowledge of elder abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation to make a report to local law enforcement or to the Tennessee Department of Human Services.
The Internal Revenue Service annually publishes its Dirty Dozen Tax Scams. Here is the second Dirty Half-Dozen for 2017.
Some Tennesseans who recently bought real estate are receiving an important-looking document titled “Recorded Reed Notice.”
“Studies found that on days when ambient temperatures exceeded 86 degrees, the internal temperatures of the vehicle quickly reached 134 to 154 degrees.”