Summary of Recent Opinions

March 31, 2014  | 

T.Mitchell_April 1, 2016 – Miss. Code Ann. Section 45-33-26

N.Thompson_April 1, 2016 – Municipal Question

D.O’Donnell_April 1, 2016 – Authority of County to Pay for Cost of Private Dam Inspection

A.Necaise_April 8, 2016 – Authority to issue shortfall note for the Harrison County Childhood Development Center

D.Welch_April 8, 2016 – Donation of Real Property to Simpson County Economic Development District

M.Thompson_April 8, 2016 – Monitoring Unit’s Access to Records and Reports of the Jones County Juvenile Detention Facility

W.White_April 15, 2016 – Authority to transfer surplus funds from remaining loan proceeds

J.Miller_April 15, 2016 – Employment of Municipal Clerk and Kinship to Alderman

J.Christopher_April 15, 2016 – General Obligation Bonds

J.Chiles_April 15, 2016 – Award of Homestead Exemption to a Non-natural Person

A.Nowak_April 15, 2016 – Municipal Inmate Medical Bills

A.Alexander,III_April 15,2016 – Notice Requirement for Telephonic Attendance of City Council Meetings

A.Lassitter St.Pe’_April 22, 2016 – Reducing number of polling places

J.Sutton_April 22, 2016 – Authority of County to Pay Claim for Damage to Private Vehicle

R.Shepard_April 22, 2016 – Authority of Board of Supervisors to Make Monetary Donation to Private School

M.Jones_April 22, 2016 – Authority of municipality to exempt senior citizens from municipal garbage fees

D.Turner_April 29, 2016 – School Nepotism Law

J.Perry_April 29, 2016 – Removal of planning commission member

M.Murdock_April 29, 2016 – Change in Municipal Leave Policy

W.Bailey_April 29, 2016 – Authority to compensate Justice Court Judge for performing additional duties

P.Watson_May 5, 2016 – Authority to borrow from 16th Section Principal Fund and_or issue a Three Mill Note to reimburse District Maintenance Fund

J.Danos_May 6, 2016 – Jackson County Utility Authority

D.Jackson_May 6, 2016 – Effect of SB2303 on selection of county superintendent of education

R.Shivers_May 6, 2016 – Death Investigations

E.Donovan_May 6, 2016 – School District Construction Contracts Bid Security Deposit Issue

S.Zorn_May 6, 2016 – Jackson-George Regional Library System

P.Watson_May 6, 2016 – Authority of Hattiesburg Public School District to refinance a Tax Anticipation Note

G.Austin_May 13, 2016 – Funds from city basketball program

D.O’Donnell_May 13, 2016 – Expenditure of proceeds from hotel_motel tax and food_beverage tax

A.Blackledge_May 13, 2016 – Increase in water bill for certain customer

N.Manley_May 13, 2016 – Mississippi Code Annotated Section 21-19-11

A.Amos_May 13, 2016 – Construction contract issues

E.Munn_May 13, 2016 – Authority of Board of Supervisors to pay fees pursuant to Section 41-61-75

R.Shepard_May 13, 2016 – County authority to pay for elevation certificates required by FEMA

T.Mueller_May 13, 2016 – Use of drug forfeiture funds

C.R.Montgomery_May 13, 2016 – Interpretation of Local and Private Legislation – HB 839 (1994)

J.R.Denton_May 13, 2016 – Propriety of Alderman_City Official volunteering to drive a municipal truck

J.Brown_May 13, 2016 – Authority of County to replace culverts on private property

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