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Court of Appeals Judge Cory Wilson sworn in Feb. 15
February 15, 2019

New Court of Appeals Judge Cory T. Wilson was sworn in on Feb. 15 in Jackson.

Court of Appeals to visit Mississippi University for Women on Feb. 19
February 14, 2019

The Mississippi Court of Appeals will convene on the campus of Mississippi University for Women in Columbus on Feb. 19 to hear oral arguments.

Reentry Council makes recommendations for criminal justice reform
February 13, 2019

The Mississippi Reentry Council on Feb. 12 made recommendations for legislation to reduce recidivism and help former inmates find jobs.

Court of Appeals Judge Cory Wilson to take oath Feb. 15
February 12, 2019

New Court of Appeals Judge Cory T. Wilson will take the oath of office on Feb. 15 at 11 a.m. at the Gartin Justice Building in Jackson.

Chief Justice Randolph addresses Chancery Court Clerks Conference
February 5, 2019

Former Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. brought a sense of honor, integrity and dignity to the Supreme Court, new Chief Justice Michael K. Randolph said Tuesday.

Chief Judge Donna Barnes sworn in as first woman to lead Court of Appeals
February 1, 2019

Chief Judge Donna Barnes of Tupelo on Feb. 1 was sworn in as the first woman judge to lead the Mississippi Court of Appeals.

Presiding Justice King takes on administrative responsibilities at Supreme Court
February 1, 2019

Justice Leslie D. King of Greenville took on more administrative responsibilities at the Mississippi Supreme Court on Feb. 1 when he became a Presiding Justice.

Kenneth Griffis sworn in as Supreme Court Justice Feb. 1
February 1, 2019

Justice T. Kenneth Griffis Jr. of Ridgeland took the oath of office Feb. 1 as the newest member of the Mississippi Supreme Court.

Judge Donna Barnes to become Chief Judge of Mississippi Court of Appeals
January 24, 2019

Judge Donna M. Barnes of Tupelo will become Chief Judge of the Mississippi Court of Appeals on Feb. 1.

Justice Griffis to take Supreme Court oath Feb. 1
January 24, 2019

New Supreme Court Justice T. Kenneth Griffis Jr. of Ridgeland will take the oath of office Feb. 1 at 10 a.m. in the Supreme Court En Banc Courtroom in Jackson.

Retirement ceremony for Chief Justice Waller to be held Jan. 25
January 22, 2019

A retirement ceremony honoring Chief Justice William L. (Bill) Waller Jr. will be held Jan. 25 at 11 a.m. at the Supreme Court Courthouse in Jackson.

Judge James L. Roberts Jr. lauded for public service
January 21, 2019

Judge James L. Roberts Jr. of Pontotoc was honored for his career of more than 40 years of public ser-vice on Jan. 18 as he presented his portrait to the Mississippi Supreme Court.

Court language interpreter seminar set for Jan. 31-Feb. 1
January 16, 2019

The Mississippi Administrative Office of Courts seeks bilingual speakers to work as courtroom interpreters.

Judge James Roberts Jr. to present portrait to Supreme Court Jan. 18
January 15, 2019

Judge James L. Roberts Jr. of Pontotoc will present his portrait to the Mississippi Supreme Court on Jan. 18 at 11 a.m. during a ceremony at the Supreme Court Courthouse in Jackson.

Chancellor Margaret Alfonso investiture set for Jan. 18 in Gulfport
January 15, 2019

An investiture ceremony for Chancellor Margaret Alfonso will be held Jan. 18 at 3 p.m. at the Harrison County Courthouse, 1801 23rd Avenue, Gulfport.

Reentry Council to meet January 18 in Jackson
January 15, 2019

The Mississippi Reentry Council will meet on Jan. 18 at 2 p.m. in the Training Room of the Mississippi Supreme Court at 450 High Street in Jackson.

Court of Appeals Judges Lawrence and McCarty to take oath Jan. 7
January 4, 2019

New Court of Appeals Judges Anthony N. “Tony” Lawrence III of Pascagoula and David Neil McCarty of Jackson will take the oath of office on January 7 at 11 a.m. at the Gartin Justice Building in Jackson.