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Crime spike not due to prison reforms

by Forest Thigpen

Suggestions that the recent spike in homicides is due to recent statewide…

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Change laws. Change lives.

by Brett Kittredge

Every year the legislature passes and the governor signs hundreds of bills….

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National media butchers Mississippi Highway Patrol story

by Russ Latino

Last week, a video of an altercation between a Mississippi Highway Patrol…

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Mississippi receives top marks for driver’s license policies

by J. Robertson

While Mississippi often ranks near the bottom of the country in important…

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Mississippi law allows for seizure of private property – without a criminal conviction

by J. Robertson

A little-known provision in Mississippi law allows for state and local agencies…

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The next evolution of drug courts in Mississippi

by J. Robertson

Drug courts have existed in Mississippi since the 1990s. The idea emerged…

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A new conviction

by Kienna Van Dellen

“If it allows me to change one person, it would make it…

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Body cams can protect both the public and law enforcement

by J. Robertson

Recent news reports of shooting across the country have shocked the public….

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“Second chances are crucial”

by Kienna Van Dellen

Never in a million years did Wesley Jackson think that he could…

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Income tax cut, teacher pay raise highlight new laws that went into effect Friday

by Brett Kittredge

Highlighted by the largest tax cut in state history, a number of…

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Offering hope to those who need it most

by Kienna Van Dellen

A piece of chocolate and a word of encouragement. That’s how the…

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Re-entry as a path to second chances

by Kienna Van Dellen

Re-entry provides a path to second chances and is one of the…