AG: Gun ruling doesn’t apply statewide

By MississippI PEP Staff | July 16th, 2013 at 2:45 pm

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Filed Under: Democrats, Gun Control, Hinds County, Jim Hood, Law Enforcement, Mississippi, MS Attorney General, MS State Government, Politics, Public Safety, Second Amendment

Attorney General Jim Hood says the ruling last week by a Hinds County circuit judge blocking the enactment of a law clarifying Mississippi as a state where people can openly carry a weapon doesn’t apply outside the judge’s Hinds County jurisdiction. “I do not believe that the injunction would prevent someone outside Hinds County, who […]

PLUNKETT: Kidd’s gun-ruling is display of brazen ignorance.

By MississippI PEP Staff | July 15th, 2013 at 8:23 am

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Filed Under: Contributor, Democrats, Ethics, Gun Control, Hinds County, Keith Plunkett, Law Enforcement, Legislature, Mississippi, MS State Government, Opinion, Politics, Public Safety, Second Amendment

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Always a question: Ballot protection in Hinds County.

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 6th, 2012 at 12:06 pm

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Filed Under: Elections, Hinds County, Mississippi, MS State Government, Voter Fraud, Voter ID

Hinds County always offers the potential for shenanigans as ballots are transported from precinct to Courthouse. With a Supreme Court race hanging in the balance, this could be a big night. Report any issues to us and we’ll help get the information out. Email to mississippipep@gmail.com or text to 601.717.3868.

Thompson’s campaign war chest far outpaces challengers.

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 10th, 2012 at 6:20 am

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Filed Under: Bennie Thompson, Democrats, Elections, Federal Government, Hinds County, Mississippi, Politics, Republican

(Congressman Bennie Thompson) faces a Republican he defeated two years ago, Bill Marcy, 66, of Vicksburg, who is courting tea party voters; and independent Cobby Mondale Williams, 36, of Canton, who’s trying to appeal to younger voters. Marcy is a former Chicago police officer who retired as regional vice president of Interstate Security Systems in […]

Motion to dismiss filed by Hinds Co. Supervisors in racial redistricting case

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 9th, 2012 at 5:16 am

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Filed Under: Civil Rights, Democrats, Ethics, Federal Government, Hinds County, Mississippi, Politics, Race, Republican

The four black elected supervisors in Mississippi’s most populated county asked a federal judge today to dismiss a lawsuit accusing them of improperly using race as a consideration in redrawing voting districts. The lawsuit against the black members of the Hinds County Board of Supervisors was filed Sept. 19 in U.S. District Court in Jackson […]

Revote set in House district | The Clarion-Ledger | clarionledger.com

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 4th, 2011 at 8:42 am

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Filed Under: Democrats, Elections, Hinds County, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, Politics, Republican

About 225 voters in Hinds Countys Dry Grove A precinct in Terry will get to recast their primary election ballots on Oct. 18 in the Mississippi House District 73 race. Leake County Circuit Judge Vernon Cotten ruled Monday in favor of unsuccessful candidate Gay Polk, who filed suit against the Hinds County Democratic Executive Committee […]