On this edition of “Local 24 This Week”, State Rep. Antonio Parkinson of Memphis joins Brandon Artiles as a guest. The District 98 democrat highlights laws that went into effect on July 1, while shedding light on legislation he plans on pursuing in 2018.
Then, former Memphis City Councilman Myron Lowery lends his expertise on the L24TW panel. Lowery weighs-in on the request from Shelby County’s top leaders for the U.S. Dept. of Justice to end its monitoring of Shelby Co. Juvenile Court. He also discusses the investigation into Shelby County Schools which includes allegations of grade tampering.