Summary of Recent Opinions

March 31, 2014  | 

April 2018

J.Lamar,Jr._April 27, 2018 – Section 37-7-301(f)

B.Jones,Jr._April 27, 2018 – Apportionment of Real Property Taxes

M.Baker,Sr._April 27, 2018 – Request regarding Drug Interdiction Memorandum of Understanding

E.Holcomb_April 27, 2018 – Nepotism

B.Jones,Jr._April 26, 2018 – Military Leave Time

B.Jones,Jr._April 25, 2018 – Executive Committee Member serving as a Municipal Judge

M.Haas_April 20, 2018 – Hancock County Utility Authority

J.Crow_April 20, 2018 – County Inmate Work Program

H.Brock_April 20, 2018 – Appointments of Board of Trustee of a County and City-Owned Community Hospital

G.Garner_April 20, 2018 – Assistant Superintendent

G.Carnathan_April 20, 2018 – Lee County Sheriff-Work Center Program

G.Barton_April 20, 2018 – Collection of Unpaid Fines

D.Turner_April 13, 2018 – Superintendent Qualifications

P.Hall_April 6, 2018 – Allowing MDOC Law Enforcement Personnel to Work Off-Duty with Other Law Enforcement Agencies

D.Turner_April 6, 2018 – Board Member Training Requirements

W.Brown_April 6, 2018 – Donation tomunicipality by developer for water lines

M.Whitney_April 6, 2018 – MCA Section 65-1-123

J.Walker_April 6, 2018 – Jackson Municipal Airport Authority

W. Bruce Lewis_April 6, 2018 – Authority of Board of Supervisors to Donate County Real Property to a Community Hospital

K.Riley_April 6, 2018 – Election Questions

March 2018

G.Barton_March 30, 2018 – Criminal Affidavits

J.Hill_March 30, 2018 – Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District

D.Scott_March 23, 2018 – Proof of motor vehicle liability insurance and towing

G.Carnathan_March 23, 2018 – City of Verona Opinion – City Park

V.Foster_March 23, 2018 – Maintenance of private driveway

Rep.H.Zuber,III_March 23, 2018 – Mississippi Pawnshop Act

L.Harris_March 23, 2018 – Sewer processing

P.Mallette_March 21, 2018 – Municipal Employment Policies relating to Firearms

J.Damond Ready_March 16, 2018 – Section 97-45-15. Cyberstalking

K.Snell_March 16 2018 – Authority of County Nursing Home to Contribute Funds to the County

M.Bradley Mills_March 16, 2018 – Adopting a Resolution regarding the possession and use of cellular phones during meeting of a governing body

P.Johnson_March 16, 2018 – Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

S.Corlew_March 16, 2018 – Term of School Board Member

W.Seratt, Jr._March 16, 2018 – Vicksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau

J.Montgomery_March 12, 2018 – Ad Valorem Tax Homestead Exemption

J.Montgomery_March 9, 2018 – Interest Rate for Delinquent Taxes of Personal Property

J.Damond Ready_March 9, 2018 – Non-adjudication of DUI offense

L.Jackson_March 9, 2018 – Application of Miss. Code Ann. Section 7-7-43

N.Manley_March 9, 2018 – Waiver of municipal fees

R.Perkins_March 2, 2018 – Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Trustees

P.Watkins, Jr._March 2, 2018 – Oxford Separate Municipal School District Annexation

February 2018

J.Hill_Feb.23, 2018 – Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District

L.Ivy_Feb.23, 2018 – School Board Elections for the West Point Consolidated School District

D.McDonald_Feb.23, 2018 – Miss. Code Ann. Section 37-9-13

F.Permenter, Jr._Feb.22, 2018 – Alderman serving as Volunteer Policeman

A.Rhea_Feb.16, 2018 – Sale of School Property

S.Colom_Feb.16, 2018 – Parole eligibility for armed robbery and second-degree murder

K.Bass_Feb.16, 2018 – Jackson Municipal Airport Authority

G.Evans_Feb.16, 2018 – Additional Compensation for County Employees

K.Smith_Feb.16, 2018 – Constable Duties and Related Issues

T.Holleman_Feb.9, 2018 – Quorum for Open Meeting

J.Sutton_Feb.9, 2018 – Authority to transfer existing leasehold rights as part of sale of excess real and personal property

R.Liddell_Feb.2, 2018 – School district employee running for constable

J.Keith_Feb.5, 2018 – Lincoln County School District Board Elections

D.Hunt_Feb.2, 2018 – Clarksdale Public Utilities Commission

J.Keith_Feb.2, 2018 – Superintendent_School District Employment Contract

January 2018

K.Lackey_Jan.28, 2018 – State Drug Courts Advisory Committee

A.Nowak_Jan.26, 2018 – Assessment of Costs of Court

C.Mord_Jan.26, 2018 – Refund of Ad Valorem Taxes for road purposes to municipalities

M.Baker_Jan.26, 2018 – Opinion request regarding Memorandum of Understanding

M.Ritchie_Jan.26, 2018 – Authority of the Mississippi Commission for Volunteer Services to accept donations

E.Holmes-Hines_Jan.26, 2018 – Planning Commission Appointments

D.Delgado_Jan.26, 2018 – Service of process of defendants for alleged violations of city code and-or zoning ordinances

J.Chiles_Jan.12, 2018 – Erection of Private Gate over a Public Road

A.Dulaney_Jan.12, 2018 – Qualified Depositories

A.St.Pe’_Jan.12, 2018 – Grievance Committee

J.McWilliams_Jan.5, 2018 – Term of President of the Board of Supervisors

J.Keith_Jan.5, 2018 – Applicability of Miss. Code Ann. Section 25-53-191

C.Powell_Jan.5, 2018 – Reimbursement to police officer for property damage to private vehicle

J.Mayo_Jan.5, 2018 – Louisville Municipal School District

December 2017

W.Trapp,Jr.Dec.22, 2017 – Corinth Utilities Commission

M.Haas,Jr._Dec.22, 2017 – Kiln Utility and Fire District of Hancock County, MS

S.Barber_Dec.22, 2017 – Ad Valorem Tax Exemptions for New Business

Sen.A.Hill_Dec.22, 2017 – Retail Sales Exempted Small-Scale Poultry Producers

J.Brown_Dec.15, 2017 – Maintenance of private road utilized by county emergency vehicles

A.St.Pe’_Dec.15, 2017 – Moss Point School District Trustee Elections

J.Brown_Dec.14, 2017 – Moratorium on sale of county owned hospital

B.Clark_Dec.8, 2017 – Donated Gravel

K.Stockton_Dec.8, 2017 – Water Bill Adjustments

J.Griffith_Dec.8, 2017 – Mayoral Veto

E.Turnage_Dec.8, 2017 – Nepotism

H.Hill,II_Dec.8, 2017 – Housing Authority

S.Dionne_Dec.1, 2017 – School Bond Election

C.Wright,Ed.D._Dec.1, 2017 – Miss. Code Ann. Section 37-17-13

B.Clark_Dec.1, 2017 – Utility deposit refund

J.Perry, Jr._Dec.1, 2017 – Charging Commission Fee for Reverse Auction

 

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