Pandemic a challenge for criminal justice system? Guilty as charged

By , Daily Memphian Published: February 07, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Even under so-called normal conditions, the criminal justice system encounters delays and backlogs. The COVID-19 pandemic takes it to a whole new level. 

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Amy Weirich COVID-19 pandemic vertical prosecution Kirby May Gray Bartlett victim/witness unit Lora Fowler Kurt Philipps
Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.

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