Camper castigates legislation limiting police oversight boards

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 10, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: February 08, 2019 3:02 PM CT
<strong>State Rep. Karen Camper, D-Memphis (right) confers with then-Rep. Gerald McCormick, R-Chattanooga, before a House Finance Subcommittee in Nashville in 2017. Camper is criticizing a bill that cuts the authority of police oversight boards, saying it is an effort by Republican state lawmakers to control local government.</strong> (Erik Schelzig/AP file photo)

State Rep. Karen Camper, D-Memphis (right) confers with then-Rep. Gerald McCormick, R-Chattanooga, before a House Finance Subcommittee in Nashville in 2017. Camper is criticizing a bill that cuts the authority of police oversight boards, saying it is an effort by Republican state lawmakers to control local government. (Erik Schelzig/AP file photo)

House Minority Caucus leader Karen Camper of Memphis says a proposed bill that would reduce the authority of police oversight boards is an effort by Republican leaders to control local government. 

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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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