Metro Gov't v. Bill Lee, et al.

Case Name
Metro. Gov’t of Nashville & Davidson Cnty. v. Bill Lee, et al. and Davie Tucker, et al. v. Bill Lee, et al.
Case Number
23-0336-I and 23-0395-III(I)
Judge Panel

Chancellor Patricia Head Moskal, Chief Judge (Middle Grand Division)

Judge Mary L. Wagner (Western Grand Division)

Chancellor Jerri S. Bryant (Eastern Grand Division)

Order 212.87 KB
Cases Description

In this consolidated matter, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and several individual plaintiffs seek declaratory and injunctive relief from House Bill 48 / Senate Bill 87, which institutes a cap of twenty members on the legislative bodies of metropolitan governments, on the bases that the challenged legislation violates Article XI, Section 9 and Article VII, Section 1 of the Tennessee Constitution.


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