Crawford to Fill Nashville Juvenile Court Post

The Nashville Metro Council Tuesday night chose Sophia Crawford to fill the Juvenile Court judicial post vacated by Judge Betty Adams Green. Crawford, who currently serves as a Judicial Court magistrate, initially received 18 votes, beating magistrates Carlton Lewis and Sheila Calloway, who received 11 and nine votes respectively. In a run-off, Crawford defeated Lewis by a vote of 25 to 13, the City Paper reports.