Mayor vetoes, council overrides on residency question

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 18, 2020 10:25 PM CT | Published: August 18, 2020 6:23 PM CT

The veto and override came on a full day of council discussion and debate about police reform in general, including a vote on a resolution opposing the presence of the federal Operation LeGend in the city and U.S. Attorney Michael Dunavant's meeting with the council.


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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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