Shelby County adds a third grand jury to reduce case backlog, jail wait times

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 03, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: April 02, 2019 11:37 AM CT

Shelby County has added a third grand jury in hopes of reducing the length of time defendants wait in jail while also whittling down the case backlog.

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