Chancellor: ‘Shame’ on state for not following absentee voting order

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 12, 2020 8:03 AM CT | Published: June 11, 2020 3:48 PM CT

A Davidson County chancellor chastised the state Thursday for not following a court order on mail-in absentee voting during the COVID-19 pandemic and ordered it to put up a new form by Friday and tell county election officials to comply.

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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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