Mississippi Supreme Court rejects zoning for Costco store

April 19, 2018 in Business

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A unanimous Mississippi Supreme Court says a suburb acted improperly in rezoning property for what would be Mississippi’s first Costco store. The court on Thursday reversed […]

Court orders tests for inmate, reopening chance of execution

April 12, 2018 in News

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The Mississippi Supreme Court says an inmate convicted of killing a prison guard must be re-evaluated to determine whether he is […]

Judge sanctioned for helping landlord, ordered to pay $5,400

April 26, 2017 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A north Mississippi judge must pay $5,400 after he increased penalties in favor of a landlord above what was requested, without giving a tenant a chance […]

State high court deals blow to Initiative 42 supporters

August 14, 2015 in Education, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Supporters of a school funding initiative have lost a battle in the Mississippi Supreme Court. In a split decision Thursday, justices ruled that a Hinds County […]

Thompson ordered removed as judge

May 22, 2015 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Lee County Justice Court Judge Rickey Thompson has been removed from office by the Mississippi Supreme Court. Thompson, a justice court judge since 2004, has until […]

Pastor now not required to register as sex offender in Mississippi

April 17, 2015 in News, Religion

(AP) The Rev. Jeffery A. Stallworth will not have to register as a sex offender in Mississippi after his criminal record was expunged in Maryland. The Mississippi Supreme Court on […]

Mississippi Supreme Court agrees to hear appeal in murder of George County Sheriff Garry Welford

March 2, 2015 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The Mississippi Supreme Court has scheduled arguments for April 14 in an appeal from a man convicted in the 2010 death of George County Sheriff Garry […]

High court to hear appeal of murder conviction in death of George County Sheriff Garry Welford

February 23, 2015 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The Mississippi Supreme Court will hear an appeal from the man convicted in the 2010 death of George County Sheriff Garry Welford. The state Court of […]