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Mississippi Department of Audit v. Gulf Publishing Company, Inc.  
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2013-CT-02002-SCT
Docket Number: 2013-CT-02002-SCT

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed and rendered a final judgment entered by the Harrison County Chancery Court, in which the chancery court held that: (1) Gulf Publishing’s (GP) records request under the Mississippi Public Re...

Laveal McGhee a/k/a LeVeal McGee a/k/a Levell Magee a/k/a Leaveal McGee a/k/a Lavell Magee v. State of Mississippi
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2014-CT-00130-SCT
Laveal McGhee's Bill of Review is granted. The Petition for Writ of Certiorari is denied. All Justices Agree. Order entered.
Ladell Maggett, Jr., Jerry Stewart a/k/a Jerry Undre Stewart and Kelvin Taylor a/k/a Kevin Taylor v. State of Mississippi
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2015-CT-00215-SCT
The Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed by Jeffrey Undre Stewart is hereby denied. To Deny: Waller, C.J., Randolph and Kitchens, P.JJ., King, Coleman, Maxwell, Beam, and Chamberlin, JJ. Not Participating: Ishee, J. Order entered.
Jimi Mosely, Individually and as a Personal Representative of the Estate and Heirs-at-Law and/or Wrongful Death Beneficiaries of Gerboria Mayfield, Deceased v. Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle, Inc., Brandy Adams-Hall, R.N. and Jennifer Gilliam, R.N.
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2015-CT-01380-SCT
The Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed by counsel for Jimi Mosely is denied. To Deny: Waller, C.J., Randolph and Kitchens, P.JJ., King, Coleman, Maxwell, Beam and Chamberlin, JJ. Not Participating: Ishee, J. Order entered.
Jimi Mosely, Individually and as Proposed Guardian of the Estate of Gerboria Mayfield, and on Behalf of the Heirs and Wrongful Death Beneficiaries of Gerboria Monique Mayfield, Deceased v. Gregory W. Childrey, M.D.
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2015-CT-01517-SCT
The Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed by counsel for Jimi Mosely is denied. To Deny: Waller, C.J., Randolph and Kitchens, P.JJ., King, Coleman, Maxwell, Beam and Chamberlin, JJ. Not Participating: Ishee, J. Order entered.
Brian Korelitz v. Ruth'e Korelitz
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2015-CT-01758-SCT
Brian Korelitz's Petition for Writ of Certiorari is denied. To Deny: Randolph and Kitchens, P.JJ., King, Coleman, Maxwell, Beam and Chamberlin, JJ. Not Participating: Waller, C.J., and Ishee, J. Order entered.
Louis J. Clay, Jr. a/k/a Louis Clay a/k/a Spoola Boo a/k/a Louis Clay, Jr. a/k/a Lewis Clay a/k/a Louis James Clay, Jr. v. State of Mississippi
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2015-CT-01843-SCT
The Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed by Louis J. Clay, Jr., is denied. To Deny: Waller, C.J., Kitchens, P.J., King, Coleman, Maxwell, Beam and Chamberlin, JJ. To Grant: Randolph, P.J. Not Participating: Ishee, J. Order entered.
Louis J. Clay, Jr. a/k/a Louis Clay a/k/a Spoola Boo a/k/a Louis Clay, Jr. a/k/a Lewis Clay a/k/a Louis James Clay, Jr. v. State of Mississippi
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2016-CT-00020-SCT
The Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed by Louis J. Clay, Jr., is denied. To Deny: Waller, C.J., Kitchens, P.J., King, Coleman, Maxwell, Beam and Chamberlin, JJ. To Grant: Randolph, P.J. Not Participating: Ishee, J. Order entered.
Susan Harris v. Thomas L. Harris
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2016-CT-00532-SCT
Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed by Susan Harris is granted. To Grant: Waller, C.J., Randolph, P.J., King and Chamberlin, JJ. To Deny: Kitchens, P.J., Coleman, Maxwell and Beam, JJ. Not Participating: Ishee, J. Order entered.
Richard Coll v. Wal-Mart Stores East, L.P.
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2016-CT-00702-SCT
Appellant, Richard Coll's Petition for Writ of Certiorari is denied. To Deny: Waller, C.J.,Kitchens, P.J., King, Coleman, Maxwell, Beam and Chamberlin, JJ. To Grant: Randolph, P.J. Not Participating: Ishee, J. Order entered.
Joe Reel v. Sanford Warren
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2016-CT-00745-SCT
Joe Reel's Petition for Writ of Certiorari is denied. To Deny: Waller, C.J., Randolph and Kitchens, P.JJ., King, Coleman, Maxwell, Beam and Chamberlin, JJ. Not Participating: Ishee, J. Order entered.
Bryant v. Dickerson  
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2016-EC-00416-SCT
Docket Number: 2016-EC-00416-SCT

Justia Opinion Summary: Following a narrow loss to Gloria Dickerson in the Sunflower County Board of Supervisor’s Democratic Primary election, Barry Bryant filed a Petition to Contest Qualifications of Gloria Dickerson as Nominee for Supervisor...

Woodland Village Nursing Center, LLC v. Cheryl A. Holman, Alvin V. Skinner, Jr. and Tammy L. James, Individually and as the Executrix of the Estate of Alvin Skinner, Sr.
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 2017-M-00204-SCT
The petition for interlocutory appeal was properly denied by order of a panel of this Court on July 27, 2017. Therefore, the motion to reconsider that order is denied. All Justices Agree. Order entered.
In Re: Advisory Committee on Rules
Date: November 16, 2017
Citation: 89-R-99016-SCT
Order authorizing and directing the disbursement of $43,050.00 from the Court's Judicial System Operation Fund to the Mississippi Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Rules for its necessary work through September 30, 2018. Order entered 11/07/17.</ul><br><hr>
Deveaux Carter v. Allen Davis
Date: November 9, 2017
Citation: 2015-CT-00173-SCT
Deveaux Carter's Petition for Writ of Certiorari is granted. TO GRANT: Waller, C.J., Randolph and Kitchens, P.JJ., King, Maxwell, and Beam, JJ. TO DENY: Coleman and Chamberlin, JJ. NOT PARTICIPATING: Ishee, J. Order entered 11/02/17.
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