DONNA CRAWFORD v. DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION and STATE OF TENNESSEE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION - Articles

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Posted by: Barry Kolar on Jan 26, 2012

Head Comment: Corrected and we have a concurring, too

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1: Phillip Duane Barber and Mary Leech, Nashville, Tennessee, for the appellant, Donna Crawford.

Attorneys 2: Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Bill Young, Solicitor General; and Eugenie B. Whitesell, Senior Counsel, for appellee, Department of Finance and Administration and State of Tennessee Civil Service Commission.

Judge(s): STAFFORD

Appellant, a civil service employee with the State of Tennessee, appeals the trial court’s judgment affirming the decision of the Civil Service Commission terminating her employment. The Commission had affirmed the initial order by the Administrative Law Judge, who upheld the decision of the Department of Finance and Administration to terminate Appellant’s employment for the good of the service pursuant to Tennessee Code Annotated Section 8-30-326. Discerning no error, we affirm.