Weirich pushes back on criticism of 2020 Kelly plea deal

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 14, 2022 3:21 PM CT | Published: September 09, 2022 5:37 PM CT

Former Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich talked to The Daily Memphian about the 2020 plea deal for Ezekiel Kelly that Gov. Bill Lee called an example of “soft-on-crime plea deals.”

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Amy Weirich Ezekiel Kelly Bill Lee Shelby County District Attorney

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