Summary of Recent Opinions

March 31, 2014  | 

K.Turner  June 4, 2015 – RE July 4, 2015

D.Mikula  June 5, 2015 – Authority to contract under Miss. Code Ann. Section 41-4-7(g)

K.Turner  June 5, 2015 – Presidential Preference Primary Petitions

W.White  June 5, 2015 – Board authority to gravel private drive utilized by volunteer fire department

J.Shepard  June 5, 2015 – Authority of Board of Supervisors

T.Lee  June 10, 2015 – Authority of SOS

T.Reynolds  June19, 2015 – Authority of counties and municipalities to implement ordinance regarding sale of caffeine powders or pills to individuals under the age of eighteen

C.Cochran  June 19 2015 – Hinds County Precinct 46

M.Murdock  June 19 2015 – Disposition of unclaimed cash appearance bonds

M.Wilson  June 19 2015 – Section 99-15-59 of the Mississippi Code

S.Ross  June 19 2015 – Traffic Tickets Filed in Wrong Judicial District

W.Hopson  June 19 2015 – Use of Buses Pursuant to Educational Program Offered by Local Non-profit Organization

Pickett_Yancey  June 26, 2015 – Authority of county to perform demolition work on school property for compensation

K.Mason  June 26, 2015 – Probable cause hearing

J.Simpson  June 26, 2015 – Authority of water and sewer district to provide group hospitalization benefits

D.Hunt  June 26, 2015 – Authority to Export Water to Another State

H.Davis  June 26, 2015 – Authority to Enforce fire and Life Safety Codes

W.White  June 26, 2015 – Authority to reimburse for meals

M.Grace  June 26, 2015 – Use of Senior Citizen Center

M.Murdock  June 26, 2015 – Change of Leave Policy

H.Marx  June 26, 2015 – Utility issues

S.Courtney  July 6, 2015 – Donation of Public School Real Property

D.Jone  July 6, 2015 – House Bill 389, 2015 Regular Legislative Session

J.Banks  July 6, 2015 – Trial in Absentia

S.O’Reilly-Evans  July 6, 2015 – Dissolution of Yazoo Recreation Commission

J.Sutton  July 6, 2015 – permitted town action on land found in violation of Sections 21-19-11 and_or 21-19-20

D.Penton  July 6, 2015 – School district transfer

T.West  July 10, 2015 – Interpretation of MS Code Section 37-3-2(6)(b)(viii), Teach Mississippi Institute teachers

F.Permenter,Jr.  July 10, 2015 – Installation of utilities for an industry

M.Houston  July 10, 2015 – Authority of Board of Supervisors to levy tax for support of fire protection districts

T.Cadle  July 10, 2015 – County’s authority to combine water district and a sewer district

L.Thaggard  July 17, 2015 – Appointment of County Attorney

R.Artigues  July 17, 2015 – Authority to Enter into an Interlocal Agreement relating to the Safe Routes to School Program

S.Womack  July 17, 2015 – Marriage Licenses

M.Wall_July 24, 2015 – Comp Time for part-time employee

W.Rayner_July 24, 2015 – Pearl River Basin Development District request

G.Barton_July 24, 2015 – Use of city funds for feasibility study for motel

R.Shepard_July 24, 2015 – Constable Fees

J.Young,Jr._July 30, 2015 – Authority to borrow principal trust funds under MCA Section 29-3-113

M.Dunston_July 31, 2015 – Reserve Police Officer

H.Broom_July 31, 2015 – Authority to calculate credit earned for work and time saved

M.McConnell_July 31, 2015 – MCA Section 63-5-33(3)

M.Walker_July 31, 2015 – Old Files

E.Fulton_July 31, 2015 – Use of wine by restaurant in food preparation

M.Alldread_July 31, 2015 – Authority to borrow principal trust funds under MCA Section 29-3-113

S.Odom_July 31, 2015 – School District Employees Campaigning

G.Perkins_July 31, 2015 – Separation of Powers

M.Thompson_July 31, 2015 – Candidate Withdrawal and Runoff

J.Turnage_August 6, 2015 – Right of City to refuse to Issue or Renew Motor Vehicle Road and Bridge Privilege License for any Motor Vehicle Owned…

J.Shepard_August 7, 2015 – Authority of county to purchase emergency weather radios

M.Bryan_August 7, 2015 – Authority of Community Hospital to Utilize Debit Cards

J.Turnage_August 7, 2015 – Contribution of funds to the Golden Triangle Economic Development Link

R.Taylor_August 7, 2015 – Police chief and assistant chief to receive compensation from grant funds

D.Miller_August 7, 2015 – Cancellation of Sixteenth Section Tax Sales

J.Bradley_August 7, 2015 -Abandoned funds

B.Carter_August 14, 2015 – Disposition of firearm by municipality

F.Harrell_August 14, 2015 – Rankin Co. School District, 16th Section Land and MCA Section 29-3-91

K.Cotton_August 14, 2015 – Commissioner serving in addt’l capacity for Tunica Co. Utility District

N.Thompson_August 14, 2015 – City ordinance

OPINION OUTLINES

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