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AG Hood Issues Statement on Decision Not to Appeal Injunction in HB1523 Lawsuit

After careful review of the law, and the social and fiscal impacts of HB 1523, I have decided not to appeal
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Attorney General Jim Hood Issued the Following Statement on Judge Carlton Reeves’ Ruling Regarding HB 1523

“The federal court’s ruling was straightforward and clear.  On page 9, the court quotes statements made by legislators, the Governor and Lieutenant Governor. 
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Attorney General Jim Hood Announces Mississippi to Receive $150 Million Economic Damages Payment from BP

The state of Mississippi is expected to receive $150 million from BP on Friday, representing the oil company’s first payment for
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Mississippi Supreme Court upholds $30 Million Judgment against Sandoz

Attorney General Jim Hood today applauded the Mississippi Supreme Court’s refusal to reconsider its October 2015 decision that affirmed a verdict
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