MOTION FOR AUDIO
RECORDING IN LIEU OF STENOGRAPHIC
RECORDING OF ALL PROCEEDINGS
Pursuant to Rule 30.02(4)(a) of the
Rules of Civil Procedure.
Come now the Respondents, by and through
their attorney, _________________
and would show the court as follows:
1. The Respondents have been declared
indigent and partially indigent in
the past and appointed Counsel of
______________ in the above styled
2. The Respondents wish to preserve
their U.S. Constitutional and Tennessee
Constitutional rights by preserving
all proceedings, fully and accurately.
3. The Respondents have heretofore
filed a Motion to Engage the Services
of a Court Reporter.
4. In the aforementioned Motion, Respondents
asked the Court to authorize the engagement
of a Court Reporter with the State
bearing the cost.
5. Aforementioned Motion was denied.
6. Respondents can not, due to lack
of funds, engage the services of a
Certified Court Reporter to fully,
adequately and accurately maintain
7. Respondents have available to them,
an electronic audio recording device.
8. ______________, attorney for Respondents
is a Notary Public and able and authorized
to take oaths.
9. Respondents are prepared to record,
with said electronic audio recording
device, all proceedings.
10. Respondents are prepared to provide
copies of all proceedings to Petitioners,
at cost, a full and complete copy
of such recordings.
Premises above considered, the Respondents
pray as follows:
A. That the Court allow all proceedings
to be recorded by Respondents via
electronic audio recording device.
B. That the Respondents have such
further and other relief as may be
their just due under the facts and
circumstances of this case.
CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE
I, ATTY NAME, do hereby certify that
an exact copy of this document has
been delivered, via______________________________________________________________
to ____________________, Attorney
for the Department of Children's Services,
______________, Guardian ad litem,
this the day of ______________, 200___.