Senate Judiciary Committee Passes Bill To Criminalize Abortion Trafficking Of Minors In Tennessee

Legislation That Would Make It A Criminal Offense To Transport Minors Across Tennessee State Lines For The Purpose Of Obtaining An Abortion Was Passed By The Senate Judiciary Committee On April 2.

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Watson Champions Bill Allowing Unvaccinated Families To Adopt Kids In Tennessee (Update 2.26.24)

A Tennessee Bill, Sponsored By Senator Bo Watson And Representative Ron Gant, Would End Current Vaccine Rules For Families Fostering Or Adopting Babies Under 18 Months Old And Kids With Significant Medical Needs, Based On The Families’ Moral Or Religious Objections.

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Senate Judiciary Chair Todd Gardenhire Comes Down Hard On Bail Bill

Senate Judiciary Chairman Todd Gardenhire Blasted A Proposed Amendment To The Tennessee Constitution Regarding The State’s Bail Law Tuesday, Saying It Will Pack County Jails And Put Local Governments In A Financial Bind.

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Tennessee Democrats File Bill To Delete 19 Different State Laws Regarding Abortion

As The Tennessee General Assembly Prepares For Its 114th Legislative Session, A New Bill Has Been Filed By Democrats To Completely Undo Tennessee’s Ban On Abortion By Amending A Whole Slew Of Current State Laws.

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Tennessee Senate Maps Ruled Unconstitutional

A Tennessee Court Ruled Wednesday Afternoon That Republican-Drawn State Senate Maps Are Unconstitutional, Giving The General Assembly Until Jan. 31 To Adopt New Maps.

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Tennessee Senate-House Stalemate Broken, Special Session Officially Adjourns

On The Sixth Extraordinary Day Of Tennessee’s Special Session For ‘public Safety,’ The Senate Concurred With Several Amendments Made By The House To Bills They Had Already Passed And Officially Adjourned Until January.

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West TN Lawmaker Sponsors Bill To Transfer Teen Gun Thefts To Adult Court

State Rep. Rusty Grills, A West Tennessee Republican, Is Sponsoring Bills That Would Shift Juveniles 16 And Up To Adult Court In Gun Theft And Burglary Cases.

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Tennessee Democrats Announce Gun Control Bus Tour Dates

Tennessee Democratic Leaders Announced The First Leg Of Their Statewide Gun Reform Bus Tour Tuesday As Discussions Remain Heated Heading Into A Planned Aug. 21 Special Session Of The Tennessee Legislature On Public Safety.

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Tennessee Attorney General Threatens Fortune 100 Companies Order With Legal Action For Race-Based Policies

Attorney General Jonathan Skrmetti Is Leading A Coalition Warning The Nation’s Largest Companies — Many Of Which Have Diversity And Equity Programs — They Could Face Legal Action For Using Race-Based Policies.

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