Courts

December 8, 2016
From the Ofice of the GovernorTennessee Gov. Bill Haslam issued the following statement on the nomination of Rep. Beth Harwell to another term as speaker of the House of Representatives:“Speaker...
December 8, 2016
Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Cornelia Clark was the keynote speaker at the Tennessee Association of Drug Court Professionals Conference in Chattanooga, being held December 7-9.Justice Clark noted...
December 7, 2016
At 4:00 p.m., on Monday, December 19, 2016, the portrait of former Chief Justice Gary Wade will be unveiled in the courtroom of the Knoxville Supreme Court. Members of the bench and bar are invited...
December 6, 2016
From Chattanoogan.comChattanooga will host the Tennessee Association of Drug Court Professionals conference on Dec. 7-9 at the Chattanooga Convention Center."TN Drug Courts are staffed by dedicated...
December 1, 2016
The Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) announced today that Jill G. Frost, Nashville attorney and former American Red Cross spokesperson, will serve as Director of Communications for the...
November 30, 2016
From the The TennesseanThe Department of Children's Services is edging closer to operating independently for the first time in 15 years, without the federal court oversight it has been under since...
November 29, 2016
From the Knoxville News SentinelKnoxville County Juvenile Court Judge Tim Irwin presides over more terminations of parental rights cases than any other judge in Tennessee.Every week, he makes...
November 28, 2016
Deborah Taylor Tate, Director of the AOC, recently spoke to Leadership Nashville's 2016 class at the First Amendment Center at Vanderbilt University. She shared insights from her governmental service...
November 28, 2016
Director Tate joined The Day on the Hill with over 500 Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature delegates representing over 44 college and universities.This program offers college students the...
November 28, 2016
From LIPSCOMBnow: November 19More than 250 judges, attorneys, elected officials, college presidents, ministers, faculty, students and friends gathered Saturday evening, Nov. 12, at Nashville’s Frist...