State of Tennessee v. Michael Shane Springer

Date / Time: 
February 6, 2013 - 1:00pm

Lower court summary:

The Defendant pled guilty to two counts of rape of a child and reserved the following
certified question: “Whether the Trial Court erred in failing to grant the defendant’s Motion
to Dismiss alleging the State violated the provisions of the Interstate Agreement on Detainers
(T.C.A. 40-31-101 et seq, U.S. Code Title 18-App) and the anti-shuttling provisions therein
pursuant to Alabama v. Bozeman, 5[3]3 U.S. 146 (2001).” For differing reasons, the
majority of this panel affirms the Defendant’s convictions.

Supreme Court
Middle Section