Special judge appointed to fill in for Chancellor Jim Kyle

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 10, 2024 12:44 PM CT | Published: July 09, 2024 3:47 PM CT

A former Shelby County chancellor has been named a special judge, at least for the time being. 


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Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers Memphis and Shelby County’s law enforcement agencies and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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