Court order: Voters living with COVID-vulnerable people can vote absentee

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 25, 2020 6:05 PM CT | Published: September 25, 2020 3:34 PM CT

A Davidson County chancellor ordered the state Friday to update absentee voting guidelines to make sure voters who live with COVID-vulnerable Tennesseans, as well as caretakers, are aware they can cast absentee ballots this fall.


Mark Goins Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle Jake Brown
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.


Want to comment on our stories or respond to others? Join the conversation by subscribing now. Only paid subscribers can add their thoughts or upvote/downvote comments. Our commenting policy can be viewed here