25, Mar 2015 - Knoxville, TN Records: Pain clinics made millions
KNOXVILLE — Federal court records unsealed Tuesday afternoon lay out the makings of a multimillion-dollar pill-mill operation that apparently spanned East Tennessee. Records identify the main suspect in the case as Sylvia Hofstetter, who is being arraigned in U.S. District Court on charges she operated a $17.5 million pill-mill operation in Knox County and at least one other county. Hofstetter ...
24, Mar 2015 - Johnson, TN Two Vols Plead Not Guilty to Rape Charges
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson and suspended Vols defensive back Michael Williams have pleaded not guilty to aggravated rape charges. Johnson and Williams were arraigned Monday after being indicted last month by a grand jury. Trial was set for Aug. 24. Johnson and Williams were suspended from Tennessee's football team in November, one day before Knoxville police ...
23, Mar 2015 - Appeals court upholds conviction in horrific Knoxville slayings
The Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals said there were some problems with the trial, but nothing so egregious as to overturn the convictions and death sentence for Lemaricus Davidson.
10, Oct 2014 - Knoxville, TN Tennessee Court of Appeals rules for City Café in beer sales case
The Tennessee Court of Appeals in Knoxville ruled Thursday that Chattanooga’s beer board was wrong when it told the City Café it had to stop selling beer or shut down all operations from 3 a.m. to 8 a.m. on weekdays, and 3 a.m. to noon on Sundays, when beer cannot legally be served.
09, Oct 2014 - Knoxville, TN Tennessee Justices Name Slatery Attorney General
The state Supreme Court on Monday named Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's top legal adviser, Herbert Slatery, as Tennessee's next attorney general. The an...
09, Oct 2014 - Knoxville, TN THP trooper religious discrimination suit will go to trial
A religious discrimination lawsuit filed by a Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper from Knoxville will go to a federal trial.
09, Oct 2014 - Knoxville, TN Tennessee Justices Name Slatery as Attorney General
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The state Supreme Court on Monday named Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's top legal adviser, Herbert Slatery, as Tennessee's...
03, Apr 2014 - Chattanooga, TN Chattanoogan.com - Chattanooga's source for breaking local news
A suspension of Knoxville attorney Roger D. Hyman’s law license has been upheld by a unanimous opinion of the Tennessee Supreme Court. In 2010, the Board of Professional Responsibility filed a petition for discipline against Mr. Hyman for two unrelated complaints.
02, Apr 2014 - Knoxville, TN Study of New Treatment During UT LIFESTAR Flights May Reduce Trauma Deaths
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- The University of Tennessee Medical Center is participating in a clinical trial aimed at saving the lives of trauma patients who have uncontrolled bleeding. The treatment involves administering ...
02, Apr 2014 - Knoxville, TN Federal judge says same sex marriage legal for three Tenn. couples
A federal judge has issued a preliminary injunction saying three same sex couples who sued the state of Tennessee can have their marriages recognized in the state.
02, Apr 2014 - Knoxville, TN Court dates set in mushroom growing case
Court dates have been set for three Tennessee people charged with growing hallucinogenic mushrooms.
02, Apr 2014 - Knoxville, TN Murder victim's loved one speaks out about a bill allowing jurors to see photo of victim before
The mother of a young murder victim wants to make sure Tennessee juries get to see the faces of the people like her daughter when their cases go to trial.
01, Apr 2014 - Former Knoxville priest convicted of child rape to appeal to Tenn. Supreme Court
Attorneys for a former Knoxville priest convicted of child rape have filed with the Tennessee Supreme Court in an effort to appeal his conviction.
25, Apr 2012 - Knoxville, TN Bill to drug test for Tennessee welfare advances - WVLT
The proposal differs from original legislation that the state's attorney general opined was constitutionally suspect. That measure would have drug tested applicants who had been convicted of using drugs within five years. The opinion said that ...
17, Nov 2011 - Davidson, TN Vanderbilt safety Andre Simmons in armed robbery incident - Sporting News
James Franklin and the Commodores head to Knoxville to face Tennessee this Saturday ... Simmons is being held in the Davidson County jail on $100,000 bond.