Commission votes down call for mediation in juvenile detention center dispute

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 04, 2024 12:41 AM CT | Published: June 04, 2024 12:37 AM CT

Commissioner Mick Wright said the sheriff and Juvenile Court judge need to talk about who will run the juvenile detention center. But his nonbinding resolution suggesting arbitration got voted down Monday.


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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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