Chancellor rules Memphis City Council can be in residency lawsuit

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 11, 2023 11:43 AM CT | Published: May 10, 2023 4:23 PM CT

A legal fight between the City of Memphis administration and Memphis City Council boiled down to a simple argument Wednesday — who gets to represent the city?


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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, there’s a good chance he is Midtown Donuts' top customer.


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