Shelby County criminal trials suspended indefinitely because of COVID-19 concerns

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 20, 2020 2:54 PM CT | Published: July 31, 2020 4:18 PM CT

Shelby County Criminal Court jury trials had been set to resume Aug. 31 have been suspended indefinitely. Judges will monitor the situation on a month-by-month basis to see when trials can resume. 


Shelby County Criminal Court Shelby County Criminal Court Judge Chris Craft jury trials
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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