Landlords, government battle over speed of court case; eviction ban to end Dec. 31

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: December 02, 2020 5:57 AM CT | Published: December 01, 2020 4:15 PM CT

U.S. Dist. Judge Mark Norris has rejected a petition by seven Memphis landlords to temporarily, at least, block a federal ban on evictions. But the full case continues in court. 


evictions Neighborhood Preservation Inc. U.S. District Judge Mark Norris Glankler Brown COVID
Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


Reading comments and joining the conversation are some of the many benefits of subscribing. Join the conversation by clicking the View Comments button below. Not a subscriber? Click here. 

Our commenting policy can be viewed here