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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Apr 7, 2021

The Memphis City Council unanimously confirmed the nomination of Carolyn Watkins to Memphis Municipal Court, Division One, the Daily Memphian reports. Watkins was appointed by Mayor Jim Strickland to fill a vacancy on the court created by the death of Judge Teresa Jones in January. She has been a lawyer for more than 30 years with Shelby County government, working as the equal opportunity compliance administrator and at the public defender’s office.