TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Jun 19, 2015

Gov. Bill Haslam has rejected three nominees submitted to him for appointment to a vacant Hamilton County Criminal Court judgeship and asked for a new slate of nominees. The additional names are choices to replace Rebecca Stern as Criminal Court judge. The 11-member Governor’s Council for Judicial Appointments had nominated two assistant district attorneys general, Leslie Longshore and Boyd Anderson, along with Mike Little, a deputy public defender. The seat was left open by the retirement of Criminal Court Judge Rebecca Stern. Knoxnews has more.