A Democratic lawyer who pledged to make abortion prosecutions under Tennessee’s “trigger law” an extremely low priority in the county that includes Memphis has defeated the incumbent Republican district attorney who refused to say... Read More.
Tennessee will be able to implement a contentious school voucher program while opponents continue challenging the initiative, a three-judge panel decided just days before the new school year begins. On Friday, attorneys representing Nashville, Shelby... Read More.
The contentious race for the job of top prosecutor in Tennessee’s most populous county ends Thursday, when voters decide between the current Republican district attorney and a Democratic challenger in a contest that’s gained... Read More.
The Memphis Shelby County Crime Commission is out with a new report from the University of Memphis Public Safety Institute. It shows that guns are the overwhelming weapon of choice in the Bluff City.... Read More.
Officials are cleaning up a massive oil spill from a multistate pipeline that ruptured in rural Tennessee. According to the state Department of Environment and Conservation, approximately 201,600 gallons of crude oil spilled from... Read More.
A Shelby County man is jailed for trying to kill a sheriff’s deputy. The TBI said Wednesday that 23 year old Charlie Gibson was arrested for the attempted murder of the deputy that took... Read More.