Court Explores Improvements to Interpreter Service

Court officials looked at how best to provide spoken language interpreter services for court hearings during an Interpreters Issues Summit hosted by the  Administrative Office of the Courts and the National Center for State Courts. Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Cornelia A. Clark opened the summit noting the importance of interpretive services to the judicial system and thanking the governor and legislature for recognizing that. Of particular focus was how best to spend an additional $2 million included in the state's 2012-2013 budget.