Kimberlee Kruesi, The Associated Press

Kimberlee Kruesi

The Associated Press

Nashville, TN, United States

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Recent articles by Kimberlee:

ACLU warns Tenn. hospital over transgender treatment policy

Civil rights advocates say a Memphis hospital is no longer providing gender-affirming surgeries → Read More

Taylor Swift tickets breakdown probed by attorneys general

Some state attorneys general aren’t shaking off this week’s Ticketmaster debacle. → Read More

Officials unveil plan to help voters who cast wrong ballots

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville voters who cast ballots in the wrong congressional and state races will be able to submit a provisional ballot on Election Day, officials announced Friday as part of an agreement sparked by a lawsuit earlier that day. → Read More

Officials say 200-plus votes cast for wrong Nashville races

A review determined that 190 voters cast ballots in a wrong congressional race, 16 cast votes in a wrong state Senate race and six cast votes in a wrong state House race. → Read More

Officials say 200-plus votes cast for wrong Nashville races

A review determined that 190 voters cast ballots in a wrong congressional race, 16 cast votes in a wrong state Senate race and six cast votes in a wrong state House race. → Read More

Officials say 200-plus votes cast for wrong Nashville races

A review determined that 190 voters cast ballots in a wrong congressional race, 16 cast votes in a wrong state Senate race and six cast votes in a wrong state House race. → Read More

Slavery on the ballot in five states as activists challenge 13th Amendment loophole

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—More than 150 years after slaves were freed in the U.S., voters in five states will soon decide whether to close loopholes that led to the proliferation of a different form of slavery—forced labor by people convicted of certain crimes. → Read More

Tennessee GOP leaders vow to ban transgender youth care

Top Tennessee Republicans are vowing they'll push to enact some of the strictest anti-transgender policies in the United States → Read More

5 states to vote on slavery in 2022 midterm elections

More than 150 years after slaves were freed in the U.S., voters in five states will soon decide whether to close loopholes that led to the proliferation of a di → Read More

Slavery is on the ballot for voters in 5 US states

Voters in five states are deciding whether to close loopholes that allowed convict labor as an exception to slavery → Read More

Slavery is on the ballot for voters in 5 US states

The effort is part of a national push to amend the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. → Read More

Codefendant in Tennessee campaign fraud case pleads guilty

A Nashville social club owner has pleaded guilty to a campaign finance scheme that also involves a Tennessee state senator's failed 2016 congressional campaign → Read More

Info expected to emerge slowly in hospital chain cyberattack

Officials are continuing to decline to reveal new details surrounding an apparent cyberattack on one of the largest health systems in the U.S. It's a situation that security experts say often takes time to learn the full scope of the attack → Read More

Vanderbilt to review gender-affirming surgeries for minors

Officials at Vanderbilt University Medical Center have announced that they are pausing gender affirming surgeries for minors in order to review their practices → Read More

Info expected to emerge slowly in hospital chain cyberattack

Officials are continuing to decline to reveal new details surrounding an apparent cyberattack on one of the largest health systems in the U.S. It's a situation that security experts say often takes time to learn the full scope of the attack → Read More

Hospital chain attack part of ongoing cybersecurity concerns

While CommonSpirit Health confirmed it experienced an “IT security issue” earlier this week, the company has remained mum when pressed for more details about the scope of the attack. → Read More

Hospital chain attack part of ongoing cybersecurity concerns

While CommonSpirit Health confirmed it experienced an “IT security issue” earlier this week, the company has remained mum when pressed for more details about the scope of the attack. → Read More

Amid Hillsdale fallout, Tenn. staffers fretted about optics

When local school officials voted down a Tennessee charter school linked to Hillsdale College this summer, staffers at the state commission that would soon have to decide whether to let the controversial school open anyway reacted with shock at how things unfolded. → Read More

After Memphis killings, officials push harsh sentencing laws

The high-profile killings rattling Memphis this week have added fuel to calls by some politicians for stricter sentencing laws throughout the U.S., sparking alarm among criminal justice reform advocates who say that approach is outdated and ineffective. → Read More

Three more GOP-led states enact abortion 'trigger laws'

Three more Republican-led states banned almost all abortions this week → Read More