Pervis Payne could be eligible for parole in five years

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 31, 2022 8:33 PM CT | Published: January 31, 2022 10:50 AM CT

Former death row inmate Pervis Payne may be eligible for parole in five years after a judge ruled on his sentencing. 


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Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.


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