Summary of Recent Opinions

March 31, 2014  | 

L.Cameron  April 4, 2014 – Elections – Municipal

L.Carlton  April 4, 2014 – Short Sale of Mortgaged Property

S.Sparks  April 18, 2014 – Driver’s License

L.Thaggard  April 18, 2014 – Removal of printers on Direct Recording Electronic Voting Equipment

J.Turnage  April 25, 2014 – Opinion Request on Nepotism Law

J.Montgomery  April 25, 2014 – Payment of Additional Salary to County Sheriff under Miss. Code Ann. Section 47-5-931

J.DuPree  April 18, 2014 – Upgrading of waste water treatment system – payment in advance

G.Butler  April 25, 2014 – Privilege license issuance

E.Munn  April 18, 2014 – Section 99-3-28 of the Mississippi Code

C.Cochran  April 25, 2014 – Method of Counting Absentee Ballots

A.Alexander  April 25, 2014 – Compliance of propsosed contract for legal services with applicable law

C.Faneca  May 1, 2014 – Harrison Co. Sheriff’s Office

S.Brandon  May 2, 2014 – Coahoma Agriculture High School student enrollement eligibility

J.Robbins  May 2, 2014 – Suspension of Employees with Pay by Municipalities

J.Neyman  May 2, 2014 – Prohibition of the Use of E-Cigarettes on County Property

J.Cobb  May 2, 2014 – Uniform Traffic Ticket for DUI Charge

C.Wright  May 2, 2014 – Miss Code Ann. Section 37-19-7(2)

B.Russell_May 2, 2014 – Priority of garbage liens

T.Caves  May 9, 2014 – Authority of Jones Co. School District to refinance a sixteenth section loan

S.Slover_May 14, 2014 – Prepayment of Ad Valorem Taxes

G.Barton_May 16, 2014-Inmate Medical Bills

A.Woodard_May 16, 2014 – Authority to Maintain Road in Neighboring Counties

H.Morris_May 16, 2014 – Municipality’s Authority to Enter into Assignment or Lease Agreement

J.DuPree_May 16, 2014 – Reconsideration of MS AG Op., Bradley (February 21, 2014)

B.Moak_May 16, 2014 – Certificate of Need

D.Mosley_May 16, 2014 – House Bill 532 (2014)

R.Moore_May 23, 2014 – Mayor’s Veto Authority

J.Page_May 23, 2014 – Termination of municipal employee

G.Snowden_May 23, 2014 -Authority of Board of Supervisors to remove obstruction from right of way

S.Polles  May 23, 2014 – Advertisements on smart phone application

F.Gammill  May 23, 2014 – Exemption from Public Records Act

B.Christensen  May 27, 2014 – Intercreditor Agreement

S.Keyes  May 30, 2014 – Corinth Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

J.Turnage  June 4, 2014 – Nepotism

J.Smith  June 4, 2014 – Amendment of Criminal Penalties

A.Buckley  June 4, 2014 – Use of drug forfeiture funds

V.Greenlee  June 6, 2014 – Authority to finance the acquisition of laptop or tablet computers

K.Blanchard  June 6, 2014 – Appointment of City Council Members to Statutorily Created Commission

J.Miller  June 6, 2014 – Senate Bill 2579 (2014)

H.Palmer June 6, 2014 – Self-Insurance Plan for County Employees

C.Wright   June 6, 2014 – Miss. Code Section 37-167-1

D.Shoemake  June 6, 2014 – Youth Court Intake Unit Employee

R.Hibbler  June 13, 2014 – Authority to Levy Ad Valorem Tax…

A.Nowack  June 13, 2014 – Use of 911 excess funds to pay for property casualty insurance

L.Thaggard  June 13, 2014- Donation or transfer of laptop computer to Toomsuba Headstart Center

W.Griffin  June 13, 2014 – Employment of Interim Superintendent

N.Manley  June 13, 2014 – Expenditure of proceeds of Tourist & Convention Tax

P.Joyner  June 13, 2014 – Careless driving

C.Latimer  June 13, 2014 – Proper transfer by municipality of School Bond Surplus Funds

R.Martinson  June 23, 2014 – Service on Political Party Executive Committee by Convicted Felon

J.Henley  June 26, 2014 – Appointment of Trustee

E.Bridgforth  June 26, 2014 – School Board Approval of Reassignment of Non-certified Personnel

D.Nettles  June 26, 2014 – Incentive Pay

T.Gollott  June 26, 2014 – Representative on the Commission on Marine Resources

 

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