Decisions – COA – 9/18/2018

Hand down list Shamor Billups  v. State of Mississippi –  felon in possession –  In March of 2013, two men approached the gun counter of K and S Outdoors in Columbus.  One asked to look at a pistol, and the other asked to look at a long gun. When handed the guns they both attempted to run.…

Oral arg. -MSSC – 9/18/2018

At 1;30 the MSSC will hear the cases of Miss. Gaming & Hospitality  Comm’n Assoc. v. Diamondhead Real Estate, LLC and Mississippi Gaming Assoc. consolidated with Miss. Gaming & Hospitality Assoc. v. R.W. Development, LLC, MAS, LLC and Miss. Gamimg Comm’n. RW and  Diamondhead  filed applications for gaming site approvals with the Commission. A hearing was…

Oral arg. – MSSC – – 9/17/2018

At 1:30 the MSSC will hear the case of In the Matter of the Boundaries of the City of Clarksdale, Coahoma County v. City of Clarksdale. Clarksdale filed a compliant to annex adjoining property.  Coahoma objected.  The judge gave Clarksdale some of the property it wanted and denied annexation of others. Both sides appealed.  …

Decisions – MSSC – 9/13/2018

Hand down list  Sadie Tillman by Her Next Friend, Joe Tillman, Jr. v. Ditech Financial, LLC f/k/a Green Tree Servicing LLC and Josh Robin –  timeliness of appeal of order transferring case – In February 2016, Josh Robin sought to evict Tillman from property Robin bought in a foreclosure sale after Tillman failed to make…

Oral arg. – COA – 9/19/2018

At 10:00 the COA will hear Fairley Construction Services, Inc. v. James Savage, a premises liability case. Fairley Construction was building a Quick Lube Station and was buying building supplies from ProBuild.  Savage was a delivery driver for ProBuild.  One day Savage  was delivering sheet rock and found that he was unable to deliver it…

Oral arg. – MSSC – 9/12/2018

At 1:30 the MSSC will hear KMPG, LLP v. Singing River Health System involving arbitration agreements contained in contracts with governmental entities.  Singing River and KPMG entered into contracts made up of five engagement letters for KPMG to audit Singing River’s year-end financial statements.  Each letter contained an arbitration clause.   Singing River later filed suit against…