Sunday, November 18, 2018

Mississippians have among the highest tax burdens

The highest tax rates in the country may be found in California or New York, but Mississippians have among the highest tax burdens in...

South Carolina Man Sentenced to Over 18 Years in Prison for...

Gulfport, Miss. – Jason Cooper, 32, of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden, to serve 223 months...

Local Murder Suspect Pleads Guilty Under Project EJECT to Carjacking and...

Jackson, Miss. – Darrell D. Moore, 22, of Clinton, pled guilty yesterday before Senior U.S. District Judge William H. Barbour, Jr. to carjacking and...

EDITOR’S NOTE: GOP Leaders, Stop Disrespecting Black Mississippians

Dear Mississippi Republican leaders:Like much of the recent 40 years, your actions toward African Americans in our state in the last 10 days have...

Path to victory likely not there for Espy

Even with the much publicized and much shared remark from Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith about public hangings, the path to victory for any Democrat is...

Espy to Join Hyde-Smith for Debate As ‘Hanging’ Backlash Grows

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Mike Espy has accepted an invitation to join incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., for a runoff debate that...

November 2018 Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter Preview

Here is a preview of the November 2018 issue of the Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter:$291,331 verdict- Madison County breach of contract case (10/12/18); $147,745 verdict-...

MJI files brief in charter school lawsuit

The Mississippi Justice Institute filed an appellate brief in the Mississippi Supreme Court in a lawsuit brought by the Southern Poverty Law Center challenging...

Governor Calls Abortion ‘Black Genocide,’ Defends Hyde-Smith on ‘Hanging’

As state and national controversy swirls around U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s comment about a “public hanging” in her race against an African American opponent,...

Entergy’s Grand Gulf Nuclear Power Station Showing It’s Age

Bigger Pie Forum | Entergy’s Grand Gulf Nuclear Power Station Showing It’s Age | BPF   Entergy’s Grand Gulf Nuclear Power Station near Port Gibson has...