Notice for Input From Bar on LR Revisions

    The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee is in the process of reviewing the current local rules for needed updates and revisions.  This is a comprehensive review of both the civil local rules and the criminal local rules.  Comments from the bar about the existing rules and suggested changes or revisions are welcomed.  Please email your comments and suggestions to rules@tnmd.uscourts.gov.   You may also contact any member of the civil local rules working group with your comments and suggestions about the civil local rules, and any member of the criminal local rules working group with your comments and suggestions about the local criminal rules.  Comments must be received by the end of the day on December 15, 2017 to be considered.  The working groups are:

Civil Local Rules:
Mike Abelow
Martha Allard
Lisa Carson
Taylor Chenery
Charles Grant
Sal Hernandez
Tricia Herzfeld
Bill Ramsey
Joycelyn Stephenson
Luther Wright
 

Criminal Local Rules:
Jodie Bell
Jonathan Farmer
Kim Hodde
Henry Martin
Jimmie Lynn Ramsaur
Bill Ramsey
Dumaka Shabazz
Cecil VanDevender
Ed Yarbrough

Once the Court and the working groups have completed their review, proposed revisions to the local rules will be published for public comment.