Lee grants clemency to 17 people, including two from Shelby County

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 02, 2021 5:57 PM CT | Published: December 02, 2021 5:57 PM CT

Gov. Bill Lee granted clemency to 17 people Thursday, Dec. 2, using the power for his first time as governor. Two of the beneficiaries are from Shelby County.

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Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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