Happy Hour: Uncivil Unrest

  • Coming off of one of the weirdest years in the school’s history, MTSU students are organizing via Facebook to protest the money-saving changes proposed by the Tennessee Board of Regents. TBR Chancellor Charles Manning is slated to speak at MTSU’s December graduation, where several hundred students plan to hold a silent protest. [Nashville Is Talking]
  • The appeal to halt the English Only special election that was dismissed yesterday by a Davidson County Chancery Court judge may be headed to the Tennessee Supreme Court. [Tennessean]
  • Due to the budget cuts we talked about this morning, the state may just start shutting down some prisons and distributing inmates into other prisons around Tennessee. [WSMV]
  • Ol’ William “Boots” Del Biaggio, the guy who owned 25% of the Preds before being sued by 397,218,371 people and filing for bankruptcy, was charged in another $65M scheme today. [Tennessean]
  • An elementary school teacher for Metro schools was charged with a felony for starving her 8-year old dog Fluff Ball to death. [WSMV]

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