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Memphis Lawmakers Propose Seceding from Tennessee Over Civil War Statue Dispute

After the Tennessee General Assembly voted last Tuesday to strip Memphis of $250,000 worth of funding for an upcoming bicentennial celebration over its decision...

Tenn. Medical Pot Decriminalization Bill Passes Criminal Justice Committee

A significantly-amended reworking of the Medical Cannabis Only bill HB 1749 passed the Tennessee House Criminal Justice Committee on Wednesday by a vote of...

Stores Reopened, Charges Dropped After TN Raid on Legal CBD Gummies

Rutherford County, Tenn. District Attorney Jennings Jones announced Wednesday that his office is dropping all charges, ranging from public nuisance violations to felony drug charges,...

Medical Pot Bill Clears TN House Subcommittee with GOP Speaker’s Support

Tennessee's proposed Medical Cannabis Only bill, House Bill 1749, cleared the state's House Criminal Justice Subcommittee with a vote of 4-3 on Tuesday after...

Tenn. Bill Would Nullify Some Supreme Court Rulings, Federal Executive Orders

Republican lawmakers in Tennessee introduced a bill last month, called the State Sovereignty Reclamation Act of 2016, that would block state and local officials...

Tenn. GOP State Sen.’s Bill Would Let Women Buy Birth Control...

Last week, Tenn. Republican State Senator Dr. Steven Dickerson of District 20 in Nashville introduced Senate Bill 1677, a proposal aimed at allowing women...
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FBI Confirms Terrorism Inspired Chattanooga Military Attack

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., - For the first time since the attack, the FBI has linked a July shooting at a Chattanooga, Tennessee Navy Reserve facility to terrorism. Speaking to...

High School Students Arrested, Jailed For Sagging Pants

BOLIVAR, Tenn. -- Four high school students at Bolivar Central were charged with indecent exposure and two ended up sitting in a jail cell...

TN AG: Airbnb Homeowners Must Pay Taxes

NASHVILLE, December 3, 2015-- Property owners who rent their homes to weekend guests through apps such as Airbnb should expect to be forced to pay taxes in...

LOTFI: Regarding Racism, Media Bias Against GOP is Glaring

NASHVILLE, November 7, 2015-- Earlier this summer, the nation was saturated with narratives against anyone that identified with southern heritage after 21-year-old Dylann Roof entered...

Judge Voids 182 City Annexation Requests

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee, October 28, 2015-- The subject of annexation has been hotly debated throughout the country over the past few legislative cycles. In Tennessee,...

Muslim Group Clashes With TN Rep Over Proposed Education Bill

NASHVILLE, October 14, 2015-- On Tuesday, Tennessee State Representative Sheila Butt (R-Columbia) issued a response after being labeled an Islamophobe by the nation's largest Muslim...

Tennessee Lawmakers Introduce Bill Nullifying Gay Marriage Decision

NASHVILLE, September 17, 2015-- On Thursday, almost a thousand conservative Christians gathered at the Tennessee state capitol for a rally today that featured many...

TN Officer Charged With Theft After Taking $6,000 Using Civil Asset...

According to a state Comptroller’s report in Tennessee, a former police officer failed to deposit cash he collected for the return of seized vehicles totaling $6,000. "During...

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam Signs Cannabis Oil Legalization Bill into Law

On Monday, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam signed a bill into law legalizing the use of low-THC cannabis oil to treat specific medical conditions including...

BREAKING: Tennessee Outlaws Speed Cameras

NASHVILLE, April 22, 2015-- On Wednesday, the Tennessee General Assembly voted to outlaw unmanned speed cameras used to issue traffic tickets. Followed by a...

BREAKING: Tennessee Legislature Repeals Common Core

NASHVILLE, April 21, 2015-- Yesterday, in a bipartisan vote, the Tennessee House of Representatives voted unanimously (97:0) to repeal Common Core. Today, the Tennessee...

Bill to Block Implementation of Federal Gun Control Measures Passes Tennessee...

On Monday, both chambers of the Tennessee General Assembly voted to pass a bill that would block the state from participating in the implementation...

Tennessee Legislature Unanimously Passes Cannabis Oil Legalization Bill

On Monday, a bill that would legalize the use of low-THC cannabis oil in the treatment of severe seizure disorders and epilepsy passed unanimously...

Cannabis Oil Legalization Bill Advances Through TN House Committee

Tennessee, a hard red and deeply conservative state, is currently taking a long look at marijuana prohibition, as the state's legislature is considering an...

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