Oral arg. – Miss.S.Ct. – July 22, 2014

At 1:30 today, the Court will hear oral argument in the interlocutory appeal of Former Board of Trustees of the Mississippi Comp. Choice Self Ins. Fund v. Mississippi Workers Comp. Self Insurance Fund – In Jan. 2009, the Bd of Trustees of Miss.Comp. Choice voluntarily surrendered their Certificate of Authority as a group self insurer…

Curtis Flowers: round 8032

On appeal again is the death penalty case of Curtis Flowers v. State of Mississippi Oral argument is at 1:30 p.m. today and can be seen here at that time. Flowers has been tried over and over again for the July 1996 shooting of the owner and three workers at a Winona furniture store from…

Prominent Meridian attorney Henry Palmer dies.

A friend sent me this. The former district attorney and circuit judge died just after 7:30 Wednesday evening, according to Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler. Cobler says Palmer collapsed in a Meridian courtroom on Wednesday and was taken to UMC in Jackson, where he died. Cobler says Palmer suffered an aortic aneurysm. He was 66…