House passes bill to cut attorney general’s power

February 17, 2012 in News, Top Stories

JACKSON – (AP) The Republican-led Mississippi House voted 59-55 Wednesday to pass a bill limiting the powers of the Democratic attorney general. Proponents say agency heads need to be able […]

Pardoned Miss. murderers to remain free for now

January 24, 2012 in Central Mississippi News, News, Northern Mississippi News, Southern Mississippi News, Statewide News

(AP) JACKSON, Miss – Four convicted murderers pardoned by outgoing Mississippi governor Haley Barbour will remain free at least until a hearing on February 3, reports CNN.  Eight of the […]