Supreme Court, Governor to Be at Boys' State

The American Legion Boys' State program began this weekend at Tennessee Tech University, and for the eighth year features the SCALES program (Supreme Court Advancing Legal Education for Students), during which the Tennessee Supreme Court will hold a special session to hear oral arguments in two cases. Gov. Bill Haslam was also scheduled to speak to the group. Judge John J. Maddux Jr. has overseen the program as Tennessee Boys' State chairperson for almost three decades. The Herald-Citizen has the story