Decisions – COA – Sept. 19, 201

Christopher Walker v. Kinder Morgan, Inc. and Old Republic Insurance Company – workers compensation – Walker began working for Kinder Morgan Inc. in 2011.  Before that he had a lot of lower back issues.  In fact, he was getting physical therapy for his back when he started there.  In 2015, he was in a car wreck. He…

Decisions – Miss.S.Ct. – Sept. 14, 2017

Jafron Roberts v. State of Mississippi –  suppression/right to victim’s medical records – Roberts was convicted of kidnapping and statutory rape of a thirteen year old who had been walking to school in Meridian Mississippi.  He drove her to an abandoned house where he pared her.  He later dropped her off near where he had…

Decisions – COA- Sept. 11, 2017

Premier Entertainment Biloxi, LLC d/b/a Hard Rock Hotel & Casino v. P.T.E. Systems International, LLC –  breach of contract –  Roy Anderson Corporation was the general contractor for the Hard Rock Casino.  After several post-tension cables failed, Anderson submitted a claim for costs associated with the cable failure to the insurance company for Premier Entertainment Biloxi LLC…

Decisions – COA – Sept. 5, 2017

John Gale  v. State of Mississippi – cautionary instruction re informants – John Gale was convicted of the sale of less than two grams of methamphetamine to a confidential informant and sentenced to eight years’ imprisonment. The jury acquitted Gale of two other drug sale counts relating to a morphine pill and a Xanax pill he was alleged…