Applications Available for Appeals, Supreme Court Seats

The AOC late yesterday announced the application process to fill the Tennessee Supreme Court seat currently held by Justice Janice M. Holder and the Court of Appeals seat held by Judge David R. Farmer. Both Holder and Farmer announced earlier this year they would not seek retention in the August 2014 general election. The Governor’s Commission on Judicial Appointments, announced yesterday, will accept applications for both positions through Oct. 31. The commission will hold a public hearing Nov. 12 in Jackson for the Court of Appeals seat and on Nov. 13 in Nashville for the Supreme Court position.