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E. Shayne Sexton

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E. Shayne Sexton
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Current Court Information:
Eighth Judicial District Criminal Court, Tennessee
Title:   Judge
Service:
Active:   1998-2014
Past position:   Assistant district attorney, 8th Judicial District
Past position 2:   Attorney in private practice
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 1985
Law School:   University of Tennessee, Knoxville School of Law, 1988
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Eighth Judicial District Criminal Court
Position:  Seat 1
State:  Tennessee
Election information 2014:
Party:   Seat 1
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  8/7/2014
Election vote:  100.0%ApprovedA

E. Shayne Sexton is a criminal court judge for the Eighth Judicial District Criminal Court in Jacksboro, Tennessee. The court presides over Campbell, Claiborne, Fentress, Scott, and Union counties. He has served as a judge since 1998 and was most recently re-elected on August 7, 2014, for a term expiring in 2022.[1][2]

Elections

2014

See also: Tennessee judicial elections, 2014
Sexton ran for re-election to the Eighth Judicial District Criminal Court.
General: He won without opposition in the general election on August 7, 2014.[2]
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Education

Sexton received his undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 1985 and his J.D. degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville School of Law in 1988.[1]

Career

Before he joined the court, Sexton worked as an attorney in private practice and served as an assistant district attorney for the 8th Judicial District.[1]

Awards and associations

  • Member, Tennessee Bar Association
  • Member, Knoxville Bar Association
  • Member, Hamilton Burnett Inns of Court [1]

See also

External links

References

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