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Mississippi Supreme Court

Added Heat In Mississippi's Long-Simmering Forensics Scandal

Radley Balko | Posted 08.17.2013 | Politics

In January, I wrote a long feature on the Belzoni, Mississippi murder of Kathy Mabry, and how the 15-year-old crime casts light on the 20-year forensi...

Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Writes A Remarkably Poltical 'Dissent' To Willie Manning's Stay Of Execution

Radley Balko | Posted 05.09.2013 | Politics

I've done a lot of reporting on the criminal justice system in Mississippi. When confronted with overwhelming evidence of innocence, prosecutorial mis...

Alice Hines

After Selling Ammo To A Minor, Walmart Dodges Bullet In Murder Case Ruling

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice Hines | Posted 09.12.2012 | Business

In the case of a shooter who killed a man with ammunition he wasn't old enough to buy, Walmart has been judged to be free of liability by a Mississipp...

Barbour Pardon Challenge Hits Hurdle

Reuters | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

By Emily Le Coz TUPELO, Miss, May 17 (Reuters) - Mississippi's high court on Thursday rejected a motion by its state attorney general ...