Retiring Judge Reflects on 24 Year Career

First Judicial District Criminal Court Judge Lynn Brown last week closed out his long career by signing his last legal order. The Johnson City Press reports that it was a “a peaceful conclusion to a 24-year career in which he had presided over some of the most newsworthy trials in Upper East Tennessee…” In an interview with the paper, Brown talks about his inspiration for a career in the law, why he took the hardest courses he could in law school and which of the many cases he handled as a prosecutor are the most memorable.