The life sentence for Brown, a victim of child sex trafficking, was "too harsh," the governor said.
More than 150 years after the Civil War, the governor has ensured wounds of oppression here will continue to fester.
The state's attorney general called the bill "constitutionally suspect."
It also makes it harder for UT to teach students about gender-neutral pronouns.
Mental health professionals can turn away patients who violate their "sincerely held principles."
Gov. Bill Haslam vetoed a bill that would have made the Bible the official state book.