Decisions – COA – 7/23/2019

Hand down list Allen John Putney and Linda Louise Putney v. Danny R. Sanford – correction of deed – In November 2012 the Putneys transferred 196 acres to Carl Mann via warranty deed pursuant to a contract and agreement for the sale and purchase of real property.  In June 2015, Mann transferred the same 196…

Oral arg. – MSSCT – 7/24/2019 – p.m.

At 1:30 the MSSCT will hear the case of Watkins Development, LLC and Farish Street Group, LLC v. Jackson Redevelopment Authority et al. In October of 2013, the Jackson Redevelopment Authority filed suit in the Chancery Court of Hinds County against Farish Street Group, LLC and Watkins Development, LLC for removal of an illegal claim…

Oral arg. – MSSCT – 7/24/2019 – a.m.

At 10:00 the MSSCT will hear an interlocutory appeal in Katherine Grace Short v. Oxygen Media, et. al. The issue is venue. The case is interesting because of the nature of the lawsuit. Short filed suit in Harrison County against various parties after Oxygen Media broadcast an episode of Cold Justice called Beyond the Grave.…

Oral arg. – MSSCT – 7/23/2019

At 10:30 the MSSCT will hear the case of Maria E. Thompson v. Dennis Holliman and Allstate Property & Casualty Insuance Company. Thompson and Holliman had an accident in a parking lot. In 2014 Thompson filed suit against Holliman and her underinsured motorist carrier, Allstate. Thomson designated Jason Walton as an expert accident reconstructionist and…

Decisions – MSSCT – 7/18/2019

Hand down list Bobby Osbourne v. State of Mississippi – not ineffective to fail to perfect appeal if no reversible error at trial – Osbourne was found guilty of aggravated assault for shooting John McCarver and sentenced to ten years.  The shooting occurred as a result of a road rage altercation after McCarver’s wife passed…

Decisions – COA – 7/16/2019

Hand down list Milton Pilate v. Mississippi Department of Employment Security and Powell Transportation Company – clerk must notify party of deficiency regarding appeal – Pilate was working for Powell Transportation Company when he started suffering from vertigo. He got treatment but the symptoms returned when he was driving. Instead of continuing his route to…

Oral arg. – COA – 7/17/2019

At 10:00 the CoA will hear State of Mississippi Board of Nursing v. Ann Hobson. Hobson had a history of substance abuse and was a participant in the Board’s Recovery Nurse Program from approximately 2004 until 2009. In 2014 she was a CRNA at South Sunflower Hospital.  On June 10 she was assisting in surgery.…