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Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Feb 27, 2012

Former Circuit Judge Barbara Haynes talks with News 2’s Ann Holt, reflecting on Haynes's retirement from the bench. She said her most rewarding challenge during her tenure was chairing the state sentencing commission, which rewrote Tennessee’s Criminal Code. In an interview while she was still on the bench, Haynes said, “I love this job. I pray every day that I’m wise, and tolerant and patient and learned.” Watch the interview.