Sanford: A 1978 consent decree against police spying is as modern as the Constitution

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 07, 2019 6:14 PM CT | Published: November 07, 2019 4:05 AM CT
Otis Sanford
Daily Memphian

Otis Sanford

Otis Sanford is professor emeritus of Journalism and Strategic Media at the University of Memphis and political commentator for WATN-TV ABC24 News. Contact him at Follow him on Twitter @otissanford.

The landmark lawsuit accusing the City of Memphis and the Memphis Police Department of spying on citizens returns to court 40 years later.


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