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Wed May 8, 2019, 04:10 AM

9. Republican Lawyer leading renewed effort to oust David Byrd

STEVEN HALE
MAY 7, 2019 4 PM

As House Speaker Glen Casada faces calls for his resignation in the wake of a multi-pronged scandal involving the high-ranking Republican and his now-former chief of staff, a West Tennessee lawyer is looking to reheat the scrutiny of another House Republican Rep. David Byrd.

More than a year ago, Byrd was accused by three women of sexually abusing them when he was their high school basketball coach. Despite calls from then-House Speaker Beth Harwell and Lt. Gov. Randy McNally for him to step down, Byrd refused and announced his intention to "fight a majority" of the allegations. He did so even though one of the women had called him and recorded a conversation in which he apologized to her at length, saying, I can promise you one thing, I have been so sorry for that" ...

https://www.nashvillescene.com/news/pith-in-the-wind/article/21067730/a-republican-lawyer-is-leading-a-renewed-effort-to-oust-david-byrd

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