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As election approaches, voter disenfranchisement lingers across state

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 07, 2022 6:24 AM CT | Published: November 07, 2022 4:00 AM CT

One in five Black Tennesseans do not have the right to vote due to a prior felony conviction, according to a 2020 study.

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Ben Wheeler

Ben Wheeler is an investigative reporter for The Daily Memphian. He previously worked at the Yankton Daily Press and Dakotan and Herald-Citizen.


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