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Title: Tennessee Judicial Council Annual Report, 1990-1991
Corporate Author: Tennessee Judicial Council
United States of America
Date Published: 1991
Page Count: 179
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
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United States of America

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Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The Tennessee Judicial Council has prepared this annual report on the Tennessee State courts for the fiscal year 1990-1991, pursuant to the requirements of the Tennessee Code.
Abstract: The report provides an organizational chart, narrative overview, and caseload data for the State Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals, the Court of Criminal Appeals, and the State trial courts. Each overview describes the organization, administration, selection, jurisdiction, and procedure in the various types of court. The section on trial courts also outlines the functions of the clerks of court. District-by-district statistics are presented on the circuit civil caseload, the criminal court caseload, and the chancery court caseload. There is also a chart and narrative regarding Tennessee's courts of limited jurisdiction, namely general sessions courts, juvenile courts, and municipal courts. 1 appendix
Main Term(s): Court statistics; State courts
Index Term(s): Caseloads; Tennessee
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