Mississippi

High court won’t hear Mississippi lawsuit over talcum powder

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday turned away a request by Johnson & Johnson to halt a Mississippi lawsuit over its talcum power products. As is typical, the high court did not say anything in turning away the case, which was included in a long list of cases the court said it would…

Pelosi Says Favorable Ruling for Mississippi Abortion Law Will Erode Supreme Court’s ‘Legitimacy’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during a news conference following the passage of the Build Back Better Act at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, D.C. November 19, 2021. (Al Drago/Reuters) As the Supreme Court convened Wednesday to hear oral arguments for a landmark case concerning a Mississippi law that prohibits abortion after 15 weeks of…

RED STATE? Covid Rule-Breakers Could Face Massive Fines and Years of Jail Time With New Draconian Requirements In Mississippi

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Mississippi Attorney General Asks Supreme Court to Overturn Roe V. Wade

The Mississippi Attorney General on Thursday asked the Supreme Court to overturn Roe V. Wade. “The conclusion that abortion is a constitutional right has no basis in text, structure, history, or tradition” Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch told the Supreme Court justices. “There are those who would like to believe that Roe v. Wade settled…

Mississippi Lawmaker Introduces Measure to Remove Sales Tax on Sound Money

By Jp Cortez One of the states that’s still taxing real money is hoping to do something about it. Introduced by Representative Zuber (R-Jackson), House Bill 375 removes sales and use tax on purchases of gold, silver, platinum, and palladium coins and bullion in Mississippi. Under current law, Mississippi citizens are discouraged from insuring their savings against the devaluation of…

Mississippi Cops Can Now Use Your Ring Doorbell Camera To Live Stream Your Neighborhood

Today in “those who surrender their liberty for security” news… The Jackson, Mississippi police department is piloting a 45 day program that allows them to live stream private security cameras, including Amazon Ring cameras, at the residences of its citizens.  It’s no surprise that Amazon’s Ring cameras were the only brand named for the pilot program, as…