TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on Mar 7, 2014

Circuit Court Judge Richard R. “Dick” Vance has announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for re-election as Circuit Court Judge, Part II, of the Fourth Judicial District, the Herald News reports. Judge Vance was first appointed by Gov. Don Sundquist in 1997 to fill the vacancy in Part II, after Judge William R. Holt Jr. retired. He was re-elected without opposition in 1998 and again in 2006. The district includes Cocke, Grainger, Jefferson and Sevier counties.