Complex judicial races and issues bloom ahead of 2022 elections

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 11, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: October 11, 2021 4:00 AM CT

A veteran Public Defender is seeking to become the first Indian-American to serve as a judge in Shelby County. But Sanjeev Memula is considering which of the nine criminal divisions of General Sessions Court he will seek.


2022 elections Sanjeev Memula criminal justice reform Amy Weirich Josh Spickler Just City Memphis Watch Alex Bassos

Bill Dries on demand

Never miss an article. Sign up to receive Bill Dries' stories as they’re published.

Enter your e-mail address

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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