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Bill would limit gun carry records to politicians

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An effort to seal Tennessee’s handgun carry permit records from public scrutiny would create an exception for political operatives and lobbying groups to still obtain the entire set of names and addresses. Republican Sen. Ferrell Haile of Gallatin told the Senate Judiciary Committee this week that ...

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College nondiscrimination ban passed by House

ASSOCIATED PRESS NASHVILLE — The House has passed a bill to bar public universities and colleges from implementing nondiscrimination policies for student groups. The bill sponsored by Republican Rep. Mark Pody of Lebanon passed on a 75-21 vote on Monday. The bill does not include private institutions like Vanderbilt University ...

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Bill to require proof of immunization for college students advancing

ASSOCIATED PRESS NASHVILLE — Legislation that would require incoming students at public higher education institutions to show proof of immunization against meningitis is advancing in the House. The measure sponsored by Democratic House Minority Leader Craig Fitzhugh of Jackson passed the House Government Operations Committee on Tuesday and is headed ...

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Lady Govs fall to Lipscomb in Double header

»Faith Johnnson, Guest Writer The Lady Bisons effectively shut down the Lady Govs this past week in a doubleheader on Wednesday, March 13 at Cheryl Holt Field. The Lady Govs fought valiantly in the first game, a power struggle in which the lead went back and forth. The Lady Govs ...

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