TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on Dec 20, 2013

Gallatin City Recorder and Judge Connie Kittrell was publicly reprimanded by the Board of Judicial Conduct for violating state judicial conduct rules when she had a city employee dismiss her daughter’s traffic citation in 2012. According to the board’s website, a public reprimand “details the findings of judicial misconduct and lists reasons why such conduct is improper and a discredit to the judiciary.” It is the least public discipline that the state board can impose by law, the Tennessean reports.