TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Sep 23, 2016

The Tennessean takes an in-depth look at Davidson County General Sessions Court Judge Rachel Bell’s work schedule finding that her conduct has “drawn a flurry of complaints from the public, lawyers and police officers” who have to appear before her. The paper notes that Bell’s start time is more than an hour later than her fellow judges and she uses substitute judges far more often than others. The paper used Nashville police time cards and interviewed clients with cases before Bell to formulate its conclusions.