NATIONAL: TRANSGENDER BAN IN MILITARY REVERSED BY BIDEN

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden signed an order Monday reversing a Trump-era Pentagon policy that largely barred transgender individuals from serving in the military. The new order, which Biden signed in the Oval Office during a meeting with Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, overturns a ban ordered by President Donald Trump in a tweet during…

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LAWMAKERS PUSHING FOR LOOSENED GUN RESTRICTIONS

(AP) — Republican lawmakers in several more states want to loosen gun restrictions by allowing people to carry concealed firearms without having to get a permit, continuing a trend that gun control advocates call dangerous. Fifteen states already allow concealed carry without a permit, and lawmakers in nine others have proposed allowing or expanding the…

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TENNESSEE LAWYER’S LICENCSE SUSPENDED FOR USING FACEBOOK TO INFORM A WOMAN ON HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER

A Tennessee lawyer won’t be representing anyone for a while after explaining to a woman on Facebook how to make a murder look like self-defense, according to the Tennessee Supreme Court. The Tennessee Supreme Court suspended the license of Winston B. Sitton for 4 years, one of which is active suspension and the other three…

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ANOTHER VIDEO CAMERA FOUND IN GIRLS LOCKER ROOM, THIS TIME – CARTHAGE TN

– The Smith County sheriff’s department confirmed a man was arrested for putting a recording device in a bathroom at a cheerleading gym in Smith County and could be connected to a similar incident. Andrew Halford was charged with unlawful photographing and criminal attempt on Thursday. Halford’s arrest comes after the Smith County Sheriff’s office…

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