If the federal lawsuit filed Monday over the death of 17-year-old Anthony Thompson Jr. succeeds, it will change how the Knox County school system and the Knoxville Police Department do business in some fundamental ways. Anthony’s...
This article was written by Jamie Satterfield of Tennessee Lookout Knox County taxpayers were at risk of footing the legal bills of a San Francisco law firm their elected leaders didn’t hire or approve to fight...
This article was written by Jamie Satterfield of Tennessee Lookout A Knoxville hospital is trying to use the COVID-19 pandemic to shield itself from liability for a nurse’s fatal medication administration mistake, court records show. Sonny Caldwell...
This article was written by Jamie Satterfield of Tennessee Lookout A federal judge has dismissed a slew of lawsuits filed on behalf of hundreds of victims of a deadly wildfire that swept through Gatlinburg more than...
A Knoxville Police Department officer who was involved in a fatal crash last year had no reason to believe that speeding down Kingston Pike at nearly 100 mph without his emergency lights or sirens posed...
This article was written by Jamie Satterfield of Tennessee Lookout The Tennessee Supreme Court this week shot down an appeal bid by the fifth and final suspect to be convicted in the 2007 torture slayings of...
A Knoxville Police Department officer was speeding over 90 mph down Kingston Pike — without his emergency lights or siren on — when his cruiser smashed into a car driven by 27-year-old Mauricio Luna last...
This article was written by Jamie Satterfield of Tennessee Lookout The City of Knoxville is leading an effort in Tennessee to use the judicial system to try to force video streaming providers Netflix and Hulu to...
An argument over fireworks on Independence Day near downtown Knoxville was all it took to end one man’s life and send a second man to prison for murder.  Bobby Davis, 35, was shot at a party...
This story is by Anita Wadhwani of Tennessee Lookout The longstanding practice of conducting warrantless searches on private property by officers with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is unconstitutional, a three judge panel hearing a case...