Judge denies state request to dismiss voter registration lawsuit

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 09, 2019 2:07 PM CT | Published: September 09, 2019 2:07 PM CT

A federal judge has denied the state’s motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by four groups challenging a new voter registration law filled with penalties for turning in incomplete forms as well as other requirements the judge questioned.

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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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