Taylor Trial Set for January

A trial date has been set early next year for former Hawkins County General Sessions Judge James Taylor after his attorney entered not guilty pleas to local theft charges. Special presiding Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood set a motion hearing for Nov. 19, with a trial tentatively set for Jan. 28, 2013. Taylor has also pleaded not guilty in Nashville to 41 counts of theft of property, The Rogersville Review reports.