Judicial Nominating Commission Meeting
The Judicial Nominating Commission will hold a public meeting Thursday, February 7, 2013, at 1 p.m. EST to interview the six candidates that have applied to fill the Chancery Court vacancy in the 8th Judicial District, which serves Campbell, Claiborne, Fentress, Scott and Union counties. The vacancy was created by the death of the Honorable Billy Joe White in November.
The public hearing will be held at Woodlake Lodge, Golf & Country Club, 3300 Woodlake Blvd., Tazewell, TN 37879. 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.