Tennessee House delays hair discrimination bill

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 13, 2021 4:37 PM CT | Published: April 13, 2021 4:37 PM CT

The CROWN Act, which bans discrimination against people for wearing natural hairstyles such as braids, locs or twists, was delayed Tuesday, April 13 in the House Commerce Committee.


Kevin Vaughan Dwayne Thompson Rep. Karen Camper

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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.