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The Criminal Justice Section is open to all lawyers whose practice involves the criminal justice system. The Section's purpose includes educating Section members and the general public about the criminal justice system and its purpose; fostering productive communication among Section members, members of the judiciary, and criminal justice agencies; and seeking improvement in the operation of the criminal justice system.
Phone: (865) 215-2508
Fax: (865) 215-4291
Hon. Steven W. Sword
Criminal Court, Division I
400 Main Avenue, City County Bldg., Suite 162
Knoxville, TN 37902
Criminal Justice Activities
The Criminal Justice Section represents attorneys and judges who participate in the criminal justice system here in Knox County. To have you name added to the section list, please contact the KBA Office at 522-6522.
Candidate Forum: Criminal Court, Division III and General Sessions Court, Division II - March 27, 2014
The KBA Criminal Justice Section and TACDL have scheduled a judicial candidate forum on March 27, 2014 from 12 noon - 1:00 p.m. in the Small Assembly Room. Please join your fellow practitioners for an informal meet & greet with the Criminal Court, Division III candidates and the General Sessions Court, Division II candidates. Each candidate will be given a few minutes to discuss why they have chosen to run in this election and will be available during the hour to answer any questions. KBA members are encouraged to bring a lunch and take this opportunity to learn more about our judicial candidates.
Criminal Court, Division III
Leland L. Price
General Sessions Court, Division II
Hon. Patricia Hall Long
George T. Underwood, Jr.
Criminal Court Clerk Candidate Forum - April 17, 2014
PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE CRIMINAL COURT LOCAL RULES
View the current local rules
COMMENTS TO RULE CHANGES: