The officers were captured on body camera footage brutally beating the 29-year-old Black man.
Democrat Gloria Johnson rose to national prominence as one of three state lawmakers to join gun safety protesters following a deadly school shooting.
The Tennessee lawmaker's strange warning quickly backfired.
Tennessee’s first-in-the-nation law placing strict limits on drag shows is facing another legal challenge.
Breanna Gayle Devall Runions, 25, was charged with first-degree murder and aggravated child abuse in the death of Evangaline Gunter in Tennessee.
Seventy Republicans voted to silence Jones, who rose to prominence earlier this year as a member of the so-called Tennessee Three.
The Tennessee state lawmaker went after politicians' "thoughts and prayers" in the wake of a Florida shooting that a sheriff described as "racially motivated."
“I know there’s big personalities. There’s also dead kids and grieving people looking for solutions,” said the mother of a school shooting survivor.
The second day of Tennessee’s special legislative session has been filled with emotional and chaotic scenes in which Republican lawmakers largely ignored calls to address gun control.
The investigation comes just weeks after two patients sued VUMC for releasing their records to Attorney General Jonathan Skrmetti late last year.