TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Mar 16, 2016

A hearing panel of the Tennessee Board of Judicial Conduct ordered a probe of Campbell County General Sessions Judge Amanda Sammons, the Knoxville News Sentinel reports. Sammons is also currently under an investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for changing a woman's charges without notifying her or prosecutors. Complaints against Sammons include having defendants arrested for being late to court and the removal of children from their homes without request by the state.