Memphis Council Considers Abolishing City Court Clerk Office - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jul 9, 2018
The Memphis City Council are set to discuss a proposal tomorrow that would do away with the office of the City Court Clerk and divert its functions to the city treasurer’s office, the Memphis Daily News reports. Memphis voters would have the final say in the matter, as it must be taken up via referendum in order to pass. The proposed ordinance also includes a provision that any court costs assessed are limited to $1.