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Proposed legislation would ban public drag shows, some treatments for trans youth

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 14, 2022 8:36 AM CT | Published: November 14, 2022 4:00 AM CT

On Nov. 9, Tennessee State Senate Majority Leader Jack Johnson (R-Franklin) introduced a bill that would ban drag shows in public and another that bans certain medical procedures and other treatment for trans youth.

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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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