Petitions pulled by 18 for General Sessions Court Clerk primaries

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 12, 2019 4:21 PM CT | Published: December 11, 2019 3:50 PM CT

The only countywide election of 2020 in Shelby County has drawn more than a dozen potential candidates for a position most citizens know little about. The political scramble for the office of General Sessions Court Clerk began in November when incumbent clerk Ed Stanton Jr. told his staff he would not be seeking a third full term.


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


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