Here’s how state lawmakers’ preemption affects Shelby County

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 10, 2022 9:53 AM CT | Published: May 02, 2022 4:00 AM CT

During the legislative session that ended last week, Tennessee lawmakers enacted laws limiting local control related to police, pipelines, voting and more.


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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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