Council blocks additional funding to enforce state abortion laws

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 12, 2022 8:29 PM CT | Published: July 12, 2022 7:31 PM CT

The resolution by council member JB Smiley, who is also seeking the Democratic nomination for Tennessee governor, calls on county law-enforcement officials not to enforce state abortion law. 

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