State House committee advances two bills giving state more power over speech

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 22, 2022 7:04 PM CT | Published: March 22, 2022 6:59 PM CT

“I might say this sounds like a five star bill to me,” state Rep. Kevin Vaughan (R-Collierville) said of a bill that seeks to ban “factually false” reviews on sites like Yelp.

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Tennessee General Assembly Rep. Kevin Vaughan
Ian Round

Ian Round

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.


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