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Stories with organization: Supreme Court of Mississippi
  • Man loses appeal of murder conviction 
    Updated: Apr-17-15 4:40 am

    HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The Mississippi Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal from a Hattiesburg man sentenced to life without parole in a fatal 2011 shooting.

  • Court: Pastor not required to register as sex offender 
    Updated: Apr-17-15 4:05 am

    JACKSON, Mississippi - A former Jackson, Mississippi, minister will not have to register as a sex offender in Mississippi after his criminal record was expunged in Maryland.

  • Hinds judge says he was justified to bar public defender 
    Updated: Apr-11-15 5:32 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Hinds County Circuit Judge Jeff Weill told the Mississippi Supreme Court Friday that he was justified to bar an assistant public defender from his court, saying she's incompetent, poorly behaved and can't follow court rules.

  • Waterway district asks Miss Supreme Court to reconsider 
    Updated: Apr-05-15 6:47 pm

    HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The Pat Harrison Waterway District is asking the Mississippi Supreme Court to reconsider its recent close ruling that Lamar County may leave the district with a $337,000 payment.