Commissioner warns ethics advisory group might clash with Ford probe

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 27, 2021 5:16 PM CT | Published: July 27, 2021 5:16 PM CT

The County Commission will soon have a panel of five to advise on ethics. One commissioner warns it could be seen as conflicting with the ongoing special prosecutor’s investigation into a 2019 grant proposed by Commissioner Edmund Ford Jr.


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