Wednesday, October 10, 2012

October 10, 2012 Baumgartner Case Moves Forward

Federal Judge Ronnie Greer has determined that a proposed jury questionnaire in the case against disgraced former Knox County Criminal Judge Richard Baumgartner is burdensome and intrusive.

Instead, Greer will question the jurors about their knowledge of the case and the effect, if any, of pretrial publicity.

Click here.

Another article with an excellent background and timeline of the federal case is here.

The trial is scheduled to begin on October 23 in the Knoxville division of U.S. District Court.

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