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Welcome to the official website for the Tennessee Court System! The site offers a variety of resources, such as searchable appellate court opinions, an interactive map of judicial districts, a calendar of appellate court oral arguments and so much more. We hope this website will provide you with useful information that will help you learn more about the various courts in Tennessee.

Meetings

Public Meetings

07/25/14
Trial Skills Training - Davidson County
Court Improvement Courses & Training
07/29/14
ADR Commission Quarterly Meeting
Public Meeting Notices
07/30/14
Best Practice Series: Fully Defending Your Client
Court Improvement
08/08/14
Access and Visitation Grant for Self-Represented Litigants Initiatives
Grant Deadlines
08/22/14
Tennessee Board of Court Reporting Meeting
Public Meeting Notices

Oral Arguments

Oral Argument Dockets

Upcoming oral arguments for the appellate courts.

Tuesday, Jul 22

Wednesday, Jul 23

Tuesday, Jul 29

Opinions

Latest Opinions

July 22, 2014

July 21, 2014

July 18, 2014

July 17, 2014

July 16, 2014

Proposed Rules

Proposed Rules

The Supreme Court proposes changes to court system rules and solicits feedback from the bench, bar and public. Below are current proposals and comment deadlines.

Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys.
Supreme Court Order Amending Supreme Court Rule 7, Article VI with Appendix - Effective 5/15/2014
Date Filed: 05/15/14
Rule 9: Disciplinary Enforcement.
Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 9 - Filed May 27, 2014
Date Filed: 05/27/14
Rule 10B: Disqualification or Recusal of a Judge; Filing and Disposition of Motions and Appeal.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments on Proposed Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 10B with Appendix
Date Filed: 04/14/14
Comment Deadline: 06/16/14
Rule 10B: Disqualification or Recusal of a Judge; Filing and Disposition of Motions and Appeal.
Comments on Proposed Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 10B
Date Filed: 04/17/14
Comment Deadline: 06/16/14
Rule 13: Appointment, Qualifications, and Compensation of Counsel for Indigent Defendants.
Supreme Court Order Amending Rule 13 Extending Pilot Program - Effective 7/9/2014
Date Filed: 07/09/14
Rule 21: Rule for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments on Proposed Amendments to Supreme Court Rule 21 with Appendix
Date Filed: 11/18/13
Comment Deadline: 05/21/14
Rule 21: Rule for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comment on Proposed Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 21, Sections 1.01 and 10 and Supreme Court Rule 8, RPC 7.4(d) with Appendix
Date Filed: 01/22/14
Comment Deadline: 05/21/14
Rule 21: Rule for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education.
Supreme Court Order Extending Comment Period for Proposed Amendments to Supreme Court Rule 21 - Effective 3/5/2014
Date Filed: 03/05/14
Rule 21: Rule for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education.
Comments on Proposed Amendments to Supreme Court Rule 21
Date Filed: 05/06/14
Comment Deadline: 05/21/14
Rule 31: Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments on Proposed Amendments to Supreme Court Rule 31 with Appendix
Date Filed: 07/22/13
Comment Deadline: 01/15/14