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State struggles with constitutional questions under Lee

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 20, 2020 8:53 PM CT | Published: July 20, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Gov. Bill Lee is willing to pay the cost, no matter how high, in the legal battle over Tennessee’s new law to block abortions after a Republican-appointed judge stopped the measure from taking effect.


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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

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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