Plus: Parsing competing paid-leave proposals, wisdom from Justin Amash, and Pete Buttigieg on Chick-fil-A.
Patrick Beadle was convicted on a drug trafficking charge, even though there's very little evidence he was a dealer.
Meridian Police Chief Benny Dubose has released a dashcam video showing ex-officer Daniel Starks' misconduct.
Scaling back debtor's prisons in a state with one of the country's highest incarceration rates
New data show roadblocks in the county occur twice as often in black neighborhoods as white ones.
Rather than advancing liberty, the controversial law establishes state-recognized beliefs.
For generations, poor, black residents of Canton, Mississippi have lived under siege from a heavy-handed sheriff's department.
Black residents in Mississippi's richest county are "under siege" from unconstitutional checkpoints and warrantless searches, an ACLU lawsuit says.
The Mississippi catfish cartel vs. the Chesapeake invader-eaters
New measure would give executive branch officials greater oversight over licensing laws, preventing boards from creating unaccountable, anti-competitive rules.
Mississippi didn't track how much stuff police seized or how they spent the proceeds. Now it will do at least one of those.
Hmm. I wonder what other comparisons might one make?
State narcotics police seized $4 million in cash-as well as couches, comics, and 18-wheelers-through asset forfeiture in 2015.
The national trend of people dressing up like clowns "has really gotten out of hand," says Kemper County.
Justice Dept. was trying to track down $300,000 missing from fund
Can't treat same-sex marriage licenses differently from heterosexual ones.
Mississippi voters against civil asset forfeiture.
This is not a religious freedom act.
Alcohol agent said he saw "things on YouTube that might be against Mississippi code."
(UPDATE: Narcotics Unit Captain Resigns) Mississippi Cops Use Threats of Violence and Prison to Recruit College Kids as Informants
First-time drug offenders are coerced into becoming informants on the campus of Ole Miss.
Group plots ballot measure for 2016
In Mississippi, abortions after 18 weeks are banned, while Oklahoma doctors will have to follow outdated protocols when prescribing abortion drugs.
Was first to enroll in University of Mississippi
Also to a senator and a judge
If they're unwilling to divulge the father, the state will collect blood from the umbilical cord
Protectionism rears its head in the Magnolia State.
State supreme court intervenes in case with evidence issues