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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hamilton County judge denies attorney swap for teen on trial for 2015 slayingwith his murder trial less than 60 days away. "I'm going to deny your request
Hamilton County judge denies attorney swap for teen on trial for 2015 slaying
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
with his murder trial less than 60 days away. "I'm going to deny your request to be removed from the case," Judge Barry Steelman told attorney Brandy Spurgin — and, by proxy, her client Cortez Sims, a 19-year-old man accused of killing one... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hamilton County woman who stabbed her brother to death sentenced to live in senior group homean in-depth discussion on the intersection of mental health, addiction and trau
Hamilton County woman who stabbed her brother to death sentenced to live in senior group home
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
an in-depth discussion on the intersection of mental health, addiction and trauma in the modern justice system, Judge Barry Steelman sent Forrest to Mental Health Court on supervised probation. He also ordered the 65-year-old woman to get... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cortez Sims, accused in 2015 quadruple shooting, wants a new attorneyfound dead in late May on the 2100 block of Elder Street. Although he said he
Cortez Sims, accused in 2015 quadruple shooting, wants a new attorney
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
found dead in late May on the 2100 block of Elder Street. Although he said he agreed with Spurgin, Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman moved the next court appearance to Aug. 22 to take Sims' request under advisement, and to give the 19-year-old... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Cortez Sims Seeks New Attorney, Change Of Venue As Murder Trial Nearsbut she was recently gunned down. Sims, who was 17 at the time of the Jan. 7,
Cortez Sims Seeks New Attorney, Change Of Venue As Murder Trial Nears
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 days ago
but she was recently gunned down. Sims, who was 17 at the time of the Jan. 7, 2015, rampage, told Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman, said his case has brought national attention. He said he could not get a fair trial in Hamilton County,... Read more

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