Guilty plea set for last defendant in prison bribery scheme

April 1, 2018 in News

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The final person facing charges in an alleged kickback scheme involving Mississippi’s former corrections commissioner plans to plead guilty. Federal court […]

Graeme Phillip Harris pleads guilty to charge over noose on Ole Miss statue

June 19, 2015 in News, The Buzz

(AP) A former student at the University of Mississippi pleaded guilty Thursday to a misdemeanor charge arising from a noose placed on a statue of civil rights activist James Meredith. […]

Darren Sharper, ex-NFL player, pleads guilty to rape in Louisiana

June 16, 2015 in Sports

(AP) Former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper has pleaded guilty to rape in a Louisiana drug-and-sexual-assault case, completing a series of pleas in four states that will see him […]

Former Mississippi corrections chief Christopher Epps pleads guilty to corruption charges

February 26, 2015 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps and businessman Cecil McCrory are pleading guilty on federal corruption charges. Epps pleaded guilty to a count of money laundering […]