Two steps forward, three steps back

Special Justices William Barker, George Brown and Robert Echols have stepped away from the five-member Special Supreme Court to which Gov. Haslam appointed them five weeks ago. John Jay Hooker had filed a motion to disqualify the trio earlier this month. Check a PDF of today's order here.

SEE ALSO: Special Supreme Court judges linked to pro-Tennessee Plan group

Aug 31, 2012 1:30 PM

Former Justice O'Connor coming to Nashville

Event on 27th to honor state's Supremes
Oct 22, 2008 11:15 AM

Bredesen sent three names for impending Supreme Court vacancy

With Chief Justice William Barker's retirement just under a month away, Judicial Selection Commission sends its recommendations for his replacement
Aug 18, 2008 3:50 PM

Chief Justice gives himself two-week 'stay of retirement'

Delayed departure to allow for September docket
Jun 30, 2008 2:42 PM

Only three applicants for Supreme Court vacancy... so far

Friday is the deadline to apply for seat being vacated by Chief Justice Barker
Jun 17, 2008 1:33 PM

Nashville at law: 12 May 2008

A weekly roundup of civil litigation in Nashville
[First published in The City Paper]
May 12, 2008 9:52 PM

Supreme Court picks next Chief Justice

Come September, the Tennessee Supreme Court will for the first time be led by a woman
May 2, 2008 8:53 AM

Chief Justice of TN Supreme Court retiring

Barker notifies Governor Bredesen that he will retire on September 1
Apr 29, 2008 5:58 PM

Supreme Court agency rejects Hooker decision

BPR seeks Chancery intervention, asserts disciplinary panel has 'abused its discretion'
Feb 7, 2008 3:48 PM

Kurtz retiring

Davidson County Circuit Court Judge Walter Kurtz is leaving the bench; two prime Nashville judicial slots now up for grabs UPDATED 1:07 p.m. -- Statement issued from AOC
Jan 14, 2008 1:01 PM