Tennessee Court Talk

Tennessee Court Talk

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Tennessee Court Talk is a podcast presented by the Tennessee Supreme Court Administrative Office of the Courts. The aim of the podcast is to improve the administration of justice in state courts through education and understanding. The target audience …


11: Chancery Court in Tennessee
Mar 24 • 49 min
Find out the origins of chancery court, what types of cases chancery court can hear and tips for attorneys entering chancery court for the first time.
9: Women of the Tennessee Supreme Court - Afternoon Panel
Feb 19 • 61 min
The recording featured in this episode is from the afternoon panel for students and features the justices journeys to a career in law, changes they have witnessed and advice to students.
10: Women of the Tennessee Supreme Court - Fred D. Gray Panel
Feb 19 • 50 min
The recording featured in this episode is from the evening panel featured during the 2020 Fred D. Gray Dinner and features the justices mentors, being the one and only woman, what the justices do in their downtime and more.
8: Women in the Judiciary
Jan 14 • 47 min
Female judges in Tennessee sit down to discuss the importance of diversity on the bench, why they decided to run, and how they balance campaigns and work with family and other obligations.
7: Criminal Pattern Jury Instruction
Dec 12, 2019 • 39 min
Pattern Jury Instructions Criminal Committee, discuss the importance of jury instructions and how critical they can be to the outcome of a criminal case, the evolution of the committee and advice to judges on giving instructions to a jury.
6: Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking in Tennessee
Dec 4, 2019 • 41 min
In depth discussion on steps to better recognize and solve human trafficking in Tennessee.
5: Alliance For Drug-Endangered Children
Oct 4, 2019 • 29 min
Discussing how agencies and the court system can work together to protect children when a caregiver is struggling with addiction.
4: Court Innovations
Sep 13, 2019 • 40 min
Discussing the opioid epidemic beyond traditional drug courts.
3: Drug Trends Across Tennessee
Sep 6, 2019 • 44 min
In July 2019, the Centers for Disease Control released the most recent opioid overdose mortality rates, which showed a decrease for the first time in a decade at the national level. Unfortunately, that trend did not hold true for Tennessee, where…
2: The Appellate Court Process in Tennessee
Aug 15, 2019 • 54 min
Court of Criminal Appeals Judge Tim Easter, Court of Appeals Judge Neil McBrayer, and Clerk of the Appellate Courts Jim Hivner discuss the appellate process in Tennessee and provide their tips for young lawyers.
1: Civil Pattern Jury Instructions
Jul 19, 2019 • 41 min
Judge Butch Childers (Ret.) and Nashville attorney John Day discuss the importance of administering instructions to a jury.