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Animals Rescued from Michael Vick's Dogfighting Operation Remembered

The dogs confiscated from former NFL quarterback Michael Vick’s dogfighting operation 12 years ago are subjects of a recent article by the Washington Post, which details the lives of the animals post-rescue. Forty seven dogs were saved from Vick’s Bad Newz Kennels in southeastern Virginia, all of which were placed with families or rescue organizations in lieu of being euthanized. Vick was sentenced to 23 months in prison for his role in the operation.

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Woman Owned, Minority Firm Opens Nashville Office

A Memphis-based law firm, McCullough Law, PLLC, recently opened a Nashville office, The Tennessee Tribune reports. This woman-owned boutique firm is also a minority business; it employs 14 women in various roles from attorney to administrator. Carlee McCullough, founder of the firm, served as the legal advisor of the Memphis and Shelby County Music Commission as well as the Memphis and Shelby County Film & Television Commission. The firm concentrates in a variety of legal areas including business, entertainment and many others. Christian West-Coleman is heading up the Nashville office.

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