Summary of Recent Opinions

March 31, 2014  | 

N.Thompson_March 3, 2017 – Mississippi Compulsory School Attendance Law and Municipal Ordinances

G.Boyce_March 3, 2017 – Authority to furlough employees of IHL and public universities and the effect of a furlough on employee benefits

G.Yarborough_March 3, 2017 – Authority of County to Euthanize Animals

Fitch_Dzielak_March 3, 2017 – Mississippi Code Section 43-13-120

L.Reed_March 3, 2017 – Hospital responsibility to fund PERS; audit requirements

C.Latimer_March 3, 2017 – City’s proposed monetary contribution to public drainage problem

M.McGrath_March 10, 2017 – Weight and size restrictions on roads and bridges

K.Riley_March 10, 2017 – Delinquent Taxes on Mobile Homes

J.Cossitt_March 10, 2017 – Repair of Sinkhole

E.Gifford,Jr._March 10, 2017 – Petition to Increase Water Rates

B.Waites_March 16 2017 – Charter Amendment City of Vicksburg

W.Wilson_March 16, 2017 – DUI Non-Adjudication under MCA Section 63-11-30(14) and effect, if any, of MCA Section 21-23-7(13)

K.Stockton_March 17, 2017 – Water Donation Parcels

S.Shurden_March 17, 2017 – Creation of fund to support the Underground Damage Prevention Board

K.Riley_March 17, 2017 – Authority of County to Clean Property within City Limits

J.Gallagher_March 24, 2017 – Opinion request regarding Miss. Code Ann. Section 25-1-53

M.Formby_March 24, 2017 – Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Commission

A.Clark_March 24, 2017 – Temporary Executive Committee

W.Rodolfich_March 24, 2017 – Authority of School District to Donate Funds to Another School District in County

B.Blackmon_March 31, 2017 – Canton Municipal Utilities

G.Herring_March 31, 2017 – Qualifications of candidates

T.Cardin_April 4, 2017 – DeSoto County Regional Utility Authority (DCRUA) Bid Negotiations

W.McGehee_April 7, 2017 – Natchez-Adams County Port Commission

W.Hussey_April 7, 2017 – Mississippi Real Estate Commission

S. Favre_April 7, 2017 – Appointed trustee of municipal separate school district holding over in office

S.Washinton Bell-April 7, 2017 – Separation of Powers

R.Norton_April 7, 2017 – School Board Minutes

N.Thomas_April 7, 2017 – Application of Miss. Code Ann. Section 57-7-1

S.Shurden_April 14, 2017 – Public Service Commission

T.Sweat, Jr._April 14, 2017 – Civil Forfeitures under Sections 41-29-153 et seq.

J.Hedglin_April 14, 2017 – Violation of Municipal Ordinance

D.Darby_April 14, 2017 – School Resource Officers

J.Webb_April 14, 2017 – Lease of surplus property

M.Caples_April 14, 2017 – Authority of County to Indemnify Purchaser of County Real Property

S.Polles_April 21, 2017 – Authority of a state agency to hold a permit

R.Adam_April 21, 2017 – Purchase of drug-detection canine

J.Webb_April 21, 2017 – Purchasing of food for jail

J.Shepard_April 21, 2017 – Solid Waste Collection and Disposal Fees

Rep.Gipson_April 21, 2017 – Gun Possession on Governmental Property

B.Blackmon_April 28 2017 – Canton Municipal Utilities

L.Rogers_April 28 2017 – Authority of Board of Supervisors to Enter into Long Term Lease

J.Fisher_May 5, 2017 – Public Utilities Commission of the City of Corinth

S.Boyette_May 5, 2017 – Performing physical therapy on animals

G.Rhoads_May 5, 2017 – City Attorney

B.Long_May 12, 2017 – Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority

K.Burney_May 12, 2017 – Authority of Board of Supervisors

Rep.Wm.Shirley_May 12, 2017 – Authority of Board of Supervisors to Make In-Kind Donation

C.Boren_May 12, 2017 – Donation to Museum

C.Bates_May 12, 2017 – Regulation of transient vendors

T.Bibbs_May 12, 2017 – Police Officers taking police cars home

R.Tolar_May 12, 2017 – Inmate Canteen Fund

 

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