TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Apr 24, 2015

The director of the Eighth Judicial District Drug Task Force has been fired following an investigation into the group's practices and protocols, WBIR reports. Eighth Judicial District Attorney General Jared Effler announced Melvin Bayless's termination Thursday. Effler also is requesting that a prosecutor outside his office "determine what, if any, action should be taken in light of these investigations."