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Shelby County commission committee votes to name courthouse after Judge D'Army Bailey

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Ten days after his death, the Shelby County Commission Committee plans to honor Judge D'Army Bailey in a fitting manner.

Wednesday, the commission committee voted to name the Shelby County Civil Courthouse after the civil rights trailblazer.

Bailey died on July 12. He was 73-years-old.

Monday, the full commission will vote on the measure.

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