Legal-Medical Relations Committee

This Committee reviews complaints that are forwarded to TBA by the Board of Professional Responsibility pursuant to the Medical-Legal Code of Cooperation and its grievance procedure.

Chair
Parker & Crofford
1230 Second Ave., South
Nashville, TN 37210
(615)244-2445

Law School, Children’s Hospital Partner for Healthy Homes

The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital will unveil a new joint project next Thursday to promote healthy homes, the Memphis Business Journal reports. The Healthy Homes Partnership is designed to help eliminate environmental and safety hazards in housing by fostering collaboration among housing agencies, legal services organizations and health care providers.

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Paine Column on Thornton Trial, Judge Cotton's Book Reviewed

This issue includes another one of the late Don Paine's final "Paine on Procedure" columns. This month is "Law Student Kills Medical Student: The Trial of James Clark Thornton." Also in February, Chancellor Andrew Tillman reviews Judge James L. Cotton's new book, The Greatest Speech Ever: The Remarkable Story of Abraham Lincoln and His Gettysburg Address. The book includes a foreword by former Sen. Howard Baker Jr.

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