10, Mar 2014 - Knoxville, TN Broadly-Written Sex Crimes Bill Attracts Concerns, Criticism From Press and Open-Records Advocates
State Sen. Becky Massey is carrying a bill on behalf of the Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police that, as written, would essentially make sex crimes secret.
09, Mar 2014 - 7 of Delta Mariner crew sued; State says it spent $7M to repair part of Eggners Ferry bridge at Aur
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky transportation officials are suing seven members of the crew of a cargo ship that struck and collapsed part of a bridge over the Tennessee River two years ago, causing
09, Mar 2014 - Black History Month: Adolpho A. Birch Jr.: pioneer chief justice
Adolpho A. Birch Jr. in 1994 became the first black chief justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court. More Black History Month profiles
08, Mar 2014 - Jackson, TN Middle TN's May primary has intrigue
A three-way race for Davidson County district attorney and a former 'Saturday Night Live' star seeking a seat on the Williamson County Commission are among the most interesting storylines after candidate qualifying ended Thursday in Middle Tennessee.
07, Mar 2014 - Mom in state police van shooting back in court
The Tennessee woman accused of leading New Mexico State Police on a high-speed chase in Taos with her children in the van appeared in court on Thursday. Read more at KOB.com
06, Mar 2014 - Bill would allow judge to issue search warrant by telephone
KINGSPORT — Tennessee prosecutors want to move the way search warrants are issued out of the 20th century.But, in the 21st century, some state senators who sit on the Tennessee Senate Judiciary Committee are standing in the way.At issue is a bill that would allow a magistrate or judge to issue a search warrant by telephone or “other reliable electronic means.” Sullivan County District Attorney ...
21, Jan 2014 - Haslam Appoints New Appeals Court Judge
Gov. Bill Haslam has appointed Crockett County lawyer Brandon O. Gibson to the western section of the Tennessee Court of Appeals. In a Dec. 26, news r...