Baumgartner Under Federal Investigation

Former Knox County Criminal Court Judge Richard Baumgartner is now under federal probe, officials confirmed Friday. "The case remains open and ongoing, and TBI agents are continuing to investigate Baumgartner," federal prosecutor spokeswoman Kristin Helm said in an email. "Specifically, we are looking at possible federal violations with the U.S. Attorney's Office." Read more in the News Sentinel