TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Aug 22, 2017
The Trial Court Vacancy Commission will consider seven applicants for the Circuit Court Judge vacancy in the 16th Judicial District, serving Rutherford and Cannon counties. The judicial vacancy was created by the death of the Hon. M. Keith Siskin. The applicants are Ben E. Bennett of Milton, R. Michelle Blaylock–Howser of Christiana, Aaron J. Conklin of Murfreesboro, E. Evan Cope of Murfreesboro, Daryl M. South of Murfreesboro, Barry R. Tidwell of Murfreesboro and Matthew F. Wright of Murfreesboro. The commission will interview the applicants on Sept. 15 at the Historic Rutherford County Courthouse in Murfreesboro and is expected to vote immediately following the interviews then forward three names to Gov. Bill Haslam for his consideration.