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Commission votes unanimously to rename courthouse after D'Army Bailey

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN (WMC) -

The Shelby County Commission approved a resolution to rename the county courthouse the D'Army Bailey Courthouse Building in honor of the late judge.

The resolution passed 11-0 after Commissioner Terry Roland sponsored it.

Bailey died on July 12 at the age of 73. He was the founder of the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis.

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