16, Apr 2014 - Octogenarian nun awaits sentence for protest break-in at US nuclear plant
Pat McSweeney was charged with sabotage for breaking into Y-12 facility at Oak Ridge, Tennessee On Monday morning, three days short of her 84th birthday, Sister Megan Rice ate a hearty breakfast of pancakes and oatmeal at the ungodly hour of 4.30am in Knox county jail, Knoxville, Tennessee. Rice, a white-haired Catholic nun and anti-nuclear activist, was in fine spirits, giving a broad smile and ...
16, Apr 2014 - Breckenridge homeownerâ€™s child pornography sentencing delayed until May
Last weekâ€™s sentencing of a Knoxville man with ties to Breckenridge on possession of child pornography charges was rescheduled for 10 a.m. May 16 in U.S. District Court for the eastern district of Tennessee in Knoxville.
14, Apr 2014 - Justice Scalia to deliver UT Knoxville lecture
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is speaking at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
14, Apr 2014 - Two moms, a baby and a legal first for U.S. gay marriage
By Joan Biskupic KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (Reuters) - Last month a baby in Tennessee made history: Emilia Maria Jesty was the first child born in the state to have a woman listed on the birth certificate as her "father." The marital status of the baby's parents was the subject of a flurry of court filings up to a few days before her birth. Valeria Tanco and Sophy Jesty were wed in New York, a state ...
14, Apr 2014 - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia to deliver UT Knoxville lecture
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) â€” U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is speaking at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
03, Apr 2014 - Chattanooga, TN Chattanoogan.com - Chattanooga's source for breaking local news
A suspension of Knoxville attorney Roger D. Hymanâ€™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 ...
01, Apr 2014 - Former Knoxville priest convicted of child rape to appeal to Tenn. Supreme Court
Attorneys for aÂ former Knoxville priest convicted of child rape have filed with the Tennessee Supreme Court in an effort to appeal his conviction.
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.