Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts

Judicial Nominating Commission

Date / Time: 
November 16, 2012 - 9:00am
Event Type: 
Public Meeting Notices

The Judicial Nominating Commission will hold a public hearing on Friday, November 16 at 9:00 a.m. EST to interview the candidates for the vacancy on  the Tennessee Court of Appeals Eastern Section, which serves 13 judicial districts in east Tennessee. The vacancy was created by the retirement of Court of Appeals Judge Herschel P. Franks on December 31, 2012.

During the public hearing, attorneys and members of the public may express their approval or objections to the candidates.

Following the public hearing, the commission will interview each applicant before recommending three candidates to the governor. Members of the public are invited to attend both the public hearing and the interviews.

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