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Legislature poised to dissolve community-led police oversight boards in Nashville and Memphis

This story has been republished with permission from Tennessee Lookout. Read the original story here. If enacted, HB0764/SB0591 would dissolve existing boards in Nashville and Memphis within 90 days.  In their place would be seven-member “police advisory and review committees” whose members would be selected solely by a city’s mayor—instead of community groups. The committees would lack […]