State leaders propose amendment that could change who gets bail

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 26, 2024 8:32 PM CT | Published: January 26, 2024 11:32 AM CT

Tennessee House Speaker Cameron Sexton said the amendment would increase judicial discretion regarding bail and would require judges to say why or why not they granted bail. 


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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.


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