Former University of Memphis football player Ernest Suttles sues over handling of rape case

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 06, 2019 5:05 PM CT | Published: August 06, 2019 5:05 PM CT

Former University of Memphis football player Ernest Suttles has filed a lawsuit against the school over the way it handled the rape allegations brought against him in 2017. The charges were dismissed last month. 

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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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