Preserving your rights in city court; Judge Lasley fields my odd liberty queries - Nooganomics
print City court serves as a pressure relief valve for the judicial system, where cases can be disposed of in a bench trial — the judge sitting without a jury — in an informal and hasty way. City court arises from the common law office of justice of the peace, men who dispensed summary justice under local or town law. By David Tulis / Noogaradio 1240 AM 101.1 FM They are, in a way, “people’s courts,” and often the only place Chattanoogans encounter the legal system. One city court judge in Hamilton County is Marty Lasley. Having practiced law in