Pervis Payne’s death sentence is vacated

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 23, 2021 2:42 PM CT | Published: November 23, 2021 11:00 AM CT

Payne, 54, had been set for execution in December 2020.


Pervis Payne Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich
Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.

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