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Undocumented Tenn. residents want in-state tuition

Non-profit Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition, or TIRRC, encouraged APSU students to lobby for undocumented Tennessee residents’ right for in-state tuition during their visit to APSU on Monday, Nov. 2. TIRRC is a non-profit focusing on the empowerment and support of immigrants and refugees to the state. According to ...

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Nashville councilman’s bill upsets vendors of homeless paper

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vendors of a Nashville newspaper that benefits the homeless are upset over a proposal that they say would destroy sales. The Tennessean reports (http://tnne.ws/1M3v8t7) Metro Councilman Steve Glover is proposing a bill that would make it illegal for vendors to sell to people inside cars. That’s ...

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Lawyer for man charged in shooting of Memphis officer speaks

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The lawyer for a man charged in a fatal shootout with an off-duty Memphis police officer says it appears his client was trying to defend himself. William Massey said Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, that he is representing 36-year-old Lorenzo Clark on state charges of being a ...

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Former Woodbury police chief sentenced to 8 months in prison

WOODBURY, Tenn. (AP) — Woodbury’s former police chief has been sentenced to eight months in prison after pleading guilty to stealing from a federal grant program meant to increase DUI enforcement. According to the U.S. Attorney’s office in Nashville, between January 2013 and February 2015 Kevin Mooneyham submitted fraudulent timesheets ...

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