In the ongoing legal proceedings related to the murder of Memphis rapper Young Dolph, one of the accused, Justin Johnson, is seeking a change of venue and a jury from outside of Shelby County. Johnson's attorney has presented the request, citing concerns about the extensive media coverage that could potentially compromise the fairness of the trial.
The legal defense argues that the widespread media attention surrounding the case may have influenced public perception, making it challenging to impanel an impartial jury within Shelby County. Furthermore, they highlight the existence of threats against Johnson, raising concerns about his safety and. . .