The public now has access to Tennessee’s 272-page lawsuit filed against Oxycontin manufacturer Purdue Pharma alleging it
Jul 6, 2018 at 5:00 AM
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has interviewed four prospective Supreme Court justices and plans to meet with a few more as his White House aggressively mobilizes to select a replacement for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.
The attack came amid months of verbal and online attacks on the “fake news media” from politicians and others from President Donald Trump on down. It prompted New York City police to immediately tighten security at news organizations in the nation’s media capital.
Annisa Moats had already paid back the money she took from the organization, but will be on probation for two years.
A Johnson City man’s first-degree murder trial in a 2016 roadway shooting was scheduled to begin in a few weeks, but a medical issue caused it to be delayed until next year.
A Jonesborough couple accused of using a cage for an autistic child will go to trial on abuse and neglect charges later this year.
The former East Tennessee State University tennis coach charged with theft and forgery related to inflated and false expense reports received pretrial diversion Wednesday in Washington County Criminal Court.
WASHINGTON — Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy said Wednesday he is retiring, giving President Donald Trump the chance to cement conservative control of the high court.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld President Donald Trump’s ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries, rejecting a challenge that it discriminated against Muslims or exceeded his authority.
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is ordering Washington courts to take a new look at the case of a florist who refused to provide services for the wedding of two men because of her religious objection to same-sex marriage.
A Johnson City woman who skimmed more than $1 million from Greater Eastern Credit Union where she worked as an executive pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Greeneville Wednesday to embezzlement and tax evasion.
A former Washington County Schools bus driver was scheduled for a hearing in her DUI and reckless endangerment charges, which stemmed from an incident while she was on duty, but it was delayed as the Tennessee Supreme Court considers an unrelated but similar case that challenges blood test results from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
Billing vendor switch lead to billing error
A Washington County man’s point-blank gunshot death could have been over a $150 cocaine debt, according to testimony during a preliminary hearing in Jonesborough Thursday.
ELIZABETHTON — A prisoner in the Carter County Jail who had been charged with trying to sneak drugs into the jail will be serving eight years’ probation.