Lawsuit seeks release of medically vulnerable from Shelby County Jail

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 20, 2020 6:29 PM CT | Published: May 20, 2020 5:21 PM CT

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, a federal lawsuit seeks the release of medically vulnerable detainees from Shelby County Jail. 


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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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