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Court date set for former Davidson Co. Judge Moreland

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Casey Moreland resigned as general sessions judge in April 2017. (WSMV) Casey Moreland resigned as general sessions judge in April 2017. (WSMV)
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Former Davidson County General Sessions Judge Casey Moreland will go to trial on federal charges in June 2018.

The court date for Moreland on charges of tampering with a witness in connection with a federal probe into judicial misconduct was set at a hearing on Friday.

Peter Strianse, Moreland’s defense attorney, told a federal judge that he is preparing for several major white collar trials and would not be available until next year.

There is a continuing corruption probe which could result in more charges against Moreland.

Moreland is out on bond and living with his wife under house arrest.

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