JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A Mississippi death row inmate has won a new trial after the state Supreme Court found police investigators withheld evidence from prosecutors and defense attorneys that showed a key state witness […]
JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A death row inmate who prosecutors say recruited her son in a plot to kill her husband will get a new trial, the Mississippi Supreme Court ruled Monday. Michelle Byrom, now […]
A new trial has been ordered for a now 78-year-old minister serving 20 years for the statutory rape of a 13-year-old girl.
R.C. Hibbler was convicted in 2005 for having sex with a girl who came over to his house to play with his twin daughters.
Prosecutors previously filed an appeal to reinstate the statutory rape conviction after the State Court of Appeals last fall ordered a new trial in the case. The Supreme Court denied that motion last week. […]