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Posted by: William Hammond on Aug 6, 2018

NewsChannel5 Nashville has filed a public records lawsuit after reporters were denied access to travel reimbursement and phone records related to former acting TBI director Jason Locke’s alleged affair with another state official. The news station’s chief investigative reporter, Phil Williams, was also denied access to electronic calendars, purchase card expenditures and text messages and email communications between Locke and the official, Sejal West, who was the deputy commission of the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.