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Exclusive: Deputies thought a pregnant woman was the victim of domestic violence. So they violently arrested her.

Now she wants the 10 deputies involved to go on trial.

By  and , Daily Memphian Updated: September 08, 2021 1:38 PM CT | Published: September 08, 2021 4:00 AM CT

In an interview exclusive to The Daily Memphian, Kesha Gray described how the encounter turned her “life upside down” and how she’s ready “to fight to make things right.” 

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Matt Stroud

Matt Stroud

Matt Stroud, a former correspondent for Bloomberg News and The Associated Press, is an investigative reporter with The Daily Memphian. He is the author of “Thin Blue Lie: The Failure of High-Tech Policing,” and the creator of the six-part podcast, “Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment.”

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Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.


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