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Welcome to the official website for the Tennessee Court System! The site offers a variety of resources, such as searchable appellate court opinions, an interactive map of judicial districts, a calendar of appellate court oral arguments and so much more. We hope this website will provide you with useful information that will help you learn more about the various courts in Tennessee.

Meetings

Public Meetings

07/02/15
Avoid Financial Pitfalls in Divorce Cases
Mediation Courses
07/16/15
Tax Issues in Divorce
Mediation Courses
07/28/15
ADR Commission Quarterly Meeting
Public Meeting Notices
08/04/15
General Civil Law, Ethics and More
Mediation Courses
08/04/15
Family Mediation Law, Ethics and More
Mediation Courses

Oral Arguments

Oral Argument Dockets

Upcoming oral arguments for the appellate courts.

Tuesday, Jul 7

Tuesday, Jul 14

Proposed Rules

Proposed Rules

The Supreme Court proposes changes to court system rules and solicits feedback from the bench, bar and public. Below are current proposals and comment deadlines.

Rule 9: Disciplinary Enforcement.
Comments on Proposed Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 9, Section 5.4(c)
Date Filed: 06/23/15
Comment Deadline: 08/25/15
Rule 10: Code of Judicial Conduct.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of Rule 10
Date Filed: 06/15/15
Comment Deadline: 08/14/15
Rule 12: First - Degree Murder Trial Reports and Appeals in Capital Cases.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendments to Rule 12 Section 4(A) and Section 4(E)
Date Filed: 10/22/14
Comment Deadline: 01/20/15
Rule 12: First - Degree Murder Trial Reports and Appeals in Capital Cases.
Comments to Proposed Amendments to Rule 12 Section 4(A) and Section 4(E)
Date Filed: 01/14/15
Comment Deadline: 01/20/15
Rule 21: Rule for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments on Proposed Amendments to Supreme Court Rule 21 with Appendix
Date Filed: 11/18/13
Comment Deadline: 05/21/14
Rule 21: Rule for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comment on Proposed Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 21, Sections 1.01 and 10 and Supreme Court Rule 8, RPC 7.4(d) with Appendix
Date Filed: 01/22/14
Comment Deadline: 05/21/14
Rule 21: Rule for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education.
Supreme Court Order Extending Comment Period for Proposed Amendments to Supreme Court Rule 21 - Effective 3/5/2014
Date Filed: 03/05/14
Rule 21: Rule for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education.
Comments on Proposed Amendments to Supreme Court Rule 21
Date Filed: 05/06/14
Comment Deadline: 05/21/14
Rule 30: Media Guidelines.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment SCT Rule 30 - ADM2015-00451
Date Filed: 03/13/15
Comment Deadline: 08/14/15
Rule 30: Media Guidelines.
Comments to Proposed Amendment SCT Rule 30- ADM2015-00451
Date Filed: 03/13/15
Comment Deadline: 08/14/15