TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jun 12, 2019
Legal Services Corporation will release its Opioid Task Force Report on June 27 at the Tennessee Supreme Court. The event will take place from 2 to 4 p.m., with light refreshments afterwards. The convening in Nashville marks the third in a series of events to highlight the report, which summarizes more than a year of work investigating the intersection of civil legal aid and coordinated responses to the opioid epidemic. Speakers include Chief Justice Jeff Bivins, West Tennessee Legal Services Executive Director Cathy Clayton, Tennessee Health Commissioner Lisa Piercey, Tennessee Courts Director Deborah Taylor Tate, and Tennessee Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Commissioner Marie Williams.