Halbert ouster case tests boundaries of ‘willful neglect’

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 28, 2024 12:32 PM CT | Published: May 26, 2024 4:00 AM CT

The attempt to oust Shelby County Clerk Wanda Halbert from office is in Circuit Court for a preliminary hearing May 31. The arguments filed by both sides in the suit show the case will be about legal definitions of willful neglect.


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Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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