State sued over vote to remove Nathan Bedford Forrest bust

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 17, 2020 2:07 PM CT | Published: August 17, 2020 2:07 PM CT

The lawsuit asks the Davidson County Chancery Court to declare the Capitol Commission’s recent vote to remove the Forrest bust “null and void.”

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Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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