Shelby County judge’s referral to legislature isn’t the state’s first

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 24, 2023 8:44 AM CT | Published: November 24, 2023 4:00 AM CT

At least 11 judges have been referred for removal dating back to the 1800s for a variety of offenses, from aiding in a duel to writing a letter to Hustler magazine on official stationery.


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Aarron Fleming

Aarron Fleming

Aarron Fleming covers Memphis and Shelby County’s court system and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. He formerly covered education and earned his B.A. in journalism from the University of Memphis.


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