House panel approves police oversight bill despite Memphis lawmakers’ opposition

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 21, 2019 7:34 PM CT | Published: February 21, 2019 3:59 PM CT

The House Criminal Justice Subcommittee passed legislation this week stripping the subpoena power of police oversight committees, sidestepping opposition from Memphis legislators.

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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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