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Haslam appoints circuit judge for Rutherford, Cannon counties

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Gov. Bill Haslam has appointed Keith Siskin to the 16th Judicial District Circuit Court, which serves Rutherford and Cannon counties.

Siskin fills the vacancy created by the appointment of Judge Don Ash to a senior judge position earlier this year.

According to a news release from the governor's office, Siskin has been a juvenile court magistrate since 2004 and presided over both criminal and civil proceedings including parentage, child support, child custody and visitation, dependency, neglect, abuse and delinquency matters.

Siskin graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1994 and went to the University of Georgia School of Law, graduating cum laude in 1997.

He is a past president of the Rutherford and Cannon County Bar Association and has been admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court.

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