Tennessee Court Talk

Ep. 8: Women in the Judiciary

January 14, 2020 Episode 8
Tennessee Court Talk
Ep. 8: Women in the Judiciary
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Tennessee Court Talk
Ep. 8: Women in the Judiciary
Jan 14, 2020 Episode 8
Tennessee Supreme Court, Administrative Office of the Courts

About 25 percent of state judges in Tennessee are female, which places Tennessee 45th out of 50 states for women in the judiciary. In this episode, we sit down with Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Connie Clark, Court of Appeal Judge Carma Dennis McGee, Chancellor Jerri Bryant and Judge Angelita Blackshear Dalton 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. 

Show Notes

About 25 percent of state judges in Tennessee are female, which places Tennessee 45th out of 50 states for women in the judiciary. In this episode, we sit down with Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Connie Clark, Court of Appeal Judge Carma Dennis McGee, Chancellor Jerri Bryant and Judge Angelita Blackshear Dalton 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.