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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Man charged in fatal 2015 shooting rampage won't appear before jury until Aprilbefore a jury until next spring. Despite prosecutors arguing that a significan
Man charged in fatal 2015 shooting rampage won't appear before jury until April
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
before a jury until next spring. Despite prosecutors arguing that a significant delay would harm the state's case, Judge Barry Steelman agreed to reset the Cortez Sims trial to April 4 and told attorneys to return Nov. 22 to Hamilton County... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Cortez Sims Trial Pushed Back To April 4one woman dead, a toddler paralyzed, and two others wounded has been pushed bac
Cortez Sims Trial Pushed Back To April 4
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 hours ago
one woman dead, a toddler paralyzed, and two others wounded has been pushed back to April 4, 2017. Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman recently granted a request by Sims to get a new attorney, though he had been set to go to trial this... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Judge resets trial date to April for 19-old accused in 2015 quadruple shooting2017, despite prosecutors arguing that a significant delay would harm the state
Judge resets trial date to April for 19-old accused in 2015 quadruple shooting
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
2017, despite prosecutors arguing that a significant delay would harm the state's case by putting witnesses at risk. Judge Barry Steelman agreed Cortez Sims will stand trial April 4 and that attorneys won't meet again until Nov. 22 to address a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Proposed 'safety zone' attempts to curtail gang violence in Chattanoogadocumentation about the prohibition, nothing is official, Pinkston said, until
Proposed 'safety zone' attempts to curtail gang violence in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
documentation about the prohibition, nothing is official, Pinkston said, until Monday, when Criminal Court Division I Judge Barry Steelman is scheduled to hear the petition at 1:30 p.m. At that time, Pinkston will present proof for his petition,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Pinkston files petition against validated gang members in East Lakewhich the county district attorney's office filed this morning in Hamilton Coun
Pinkston files petition against validated gang members in East Lake
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
which the county district attorney's office filed this morning in Hamilton County Criminal Court, will go before Judge Barry Steelman next Monday at 1:30 p.m., Pinkston said. After reviewing the evidence and listening to any witnesses,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
DA Pinkston Files Petition To Declare 2 Gangs A Public NuisanceVince Dean, and Senator Todd Gardenhire of the local legislative delegation amo
DA Pinkston Files Petition To Declare 2 Gangs A Public Nuisance
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Vince Dean, and Senator Todd Gardenhire of the local legislative delegation among the co-sponsors. Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman has scheduled a Monday, Oct. 3, hearing at 1:30 p.m. to allow the DA to offer proof in this matter. The state... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Teen Charged In North Chattanooga Murder Allowed To Fire His Attorneyin connection with the killing of Charles Holsey, 19, said he was dissatisfied
Teen Charged In North Chattanooga Murder Allowed To Fire His Attorney
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
in connection with the killing of Charles Holsey, 19, said he was dissatisfied with attorney Meredith Ziebold. Judge Barry Steelman allowed attorney Ziebold to go off the case, though he told Smith it would mean he would not get a trial until... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Woman sues company that runs Silverdale for saying she didn't serve 7-day sentence17, 2015, memorandum to the court, a county employee told a judge to consider F
Woman sues company that runs Silverdale for saying she didn't serve 7-day sentence
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
17, 2015, memorandum to the court, a county employee told a judge to consider Fuget "a no-show." One week later, Judge Barry Steelman issued a warrant for her arrest, saying she wasn't entitled to a bond and would have to stay in jail because... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Members Of Concurrent Grand Jury Recommend Creation Of 4th Criminal Court Judge Postcaseload and could allow more persons to be put in the Drug Court and Mental He
Members Of Concurrent Grand Jury Recommend Creation Of 4th Criminal Court Judge Post
The Chattanoogan / Posted 13 days ago
caseload and could allow more persons to be put in the Drug Court and Mental Health Court programs." Current judges are Barry Steelman, Don Poole and Tom Greenholtz. The panel also recommended reopening of vocational schools. The report says:... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Murder suspect Cortez Sims to get new attorney, trial date delayremaining key witness in the case would back out of testifying because of commu
Murder suspect Cortez Sims to get new attorney, trial date delay
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
remaining key witness in the case would back out of testifying because of community pressure. But Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman ruled on Monday afternoon that because of the concerns Sims' attorney raised and because of Sims' age and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Teen Charged In College Hill Shooting Rampage Gets Lawyer Of His Choiceparalyzed, and two others wounded on Monday was given one of the attorneys on h
Teen Charged In College Hill Shooting Rampage Gets Lawyer Of His Choice
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
paralyzed, and two others wounded on Monday was given one of the attorneys on his preferred list. Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman appointed Lee Ortwein to represent Cortez Sims, who is now 19. He relieved attorney attorney Brandi Spurgin... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Judge grants accused killer Cortez Sims' request for a new attorneyJudge Barry Steelman Judge Barry Steelman A judge today appointed a new attor
Judge grants accused killer Cortez Sims' request for a new attorney
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
Judge Barry Steelman Judge Barry Steelman A judge today appointed a new attorney for Cortez Sims, a 19-year-old defendant accused of murder who has asked for new representation for the last month. Police say Sims, then 17, killed one, injured two,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Cortez Sims Gives Judge List Of "Experienced" Attorneys He Wants Appointed To His Murder Casehis attorney fired just prior to the trial. Cortez Sims, who was 17 at the time
Cortez Sims Gives Judge List Of "Experienced" Attorneys He Wants Appointed To His Murder Case
The Chattanoogan / Posted 26 days ago
his attorney fired just prior to the trial. Cortez Sims, who was 17 at the time of the Jan. 7, 2015, shooting, gave Judge Barry Steelman a list of "experienced" employees he would like to have represent him. The list included Jerry Summers, Lee... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Judge wants more time before ruling whether Cortez Sims can break up with his lawyerattorney will remain together despite several attempts to part ways before his
Judge wants more time before ruling whether Cortez Sims can break up with his lawyer
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
attorney will remain together despite several attempts to part ways before his upcoming murder trial. Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman said today he wants more time to consider a motion that attorney Brandy Spurgin-Floyd filed last week for her... Read more

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