Will judge make Alvin Motley video public?

Experts weigh in on releasing footage of fatal encounter at E. Memphis gas station

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 27, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: September 27, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Shelby County General Sessions Judge Louis Montesi’s order barring representatives from either side in the proceedings to release the footage is set to expire Tuesday, when the accused will sit for a preliminary hearing. 

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Matt Stroud

Matt Stroud

Matt Stroud, a former correspondent for Bloomberg News and The Associated Press, is an investigative reporter with The Daily Memphian. He is the author of “Thin Blue Lie: The Failure of High-Tech Policing,” and the creator of the six-part podcast, “Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment.”


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