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  1. Hinds judge issues court order for JPDRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    "The City of Jackson Police Department is hereby ordered to immediately begin providing to the Office of the Hinds County Public Defender copies of any and all police reports, underlying facts and circumstances and any other information provided to the District Attorney for the purpose of preliminary hearing in this Court. Delivery to the Hinds County Public Defender shall be simultaneous with provision of these materials to the Office of the District Attorney.

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  2. Man arrested after contraband bust in downtown JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... downtown Jackson Detention Center. Twenty-two year-old Antonio Lee of Jackson was caught around 9 p.m. Friday. Hinds County Sheriff's Department spokesman Othor Cain said Lee had been dropped off on Tombigbee Street, carrying a backpack and two ...

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  3. Attorneys bicker over appeal in school funding ballot titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newms360.com

    ... on the ballot. It originally said lawmakers must fund "an effective system of free public schools." On April 2, Hinds County Circuit Judge Winston Kidd rewrote the title of 42-A to say the Legislature should fund "effective public schools" but to ...

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  4. Terry High School officer, student taken to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Hinds County Sheriff's office spokesman Othor Cain, a school resource officer was transported to the hospital, with non-life threatening injuries, after an altercation with an alternative student. Cain says that the student was not supposed to be on the Terry High School campus and ran from the officer.

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  5. The worst streets in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... 50 worst streets in Jackson in a study conducted in 2011, which assessed the condition of roadways in all of Hinds county. Some of those streets have been repaired since 2011 when the report came out, but the city included the list in their Bold New ...

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  6. Car tag confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... WE COULDN'T FIND THE ADDRESS. -------------------------------- --- ---------------------- CHARLES STOKES IS THE HINDS COUNTY TAX ASSESSOR. HIS OFFICE IS ACCOUNTBALE TO SET AND CHECK THE CITY BOUNDARIES. THE CITY OF JACKSON AS WELL AS THE COUNTY HAS ...

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  7. City-county line confusion leads to costly car tag mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... the map, Maddox Road, which Channel 16 Way intersects, is split. One side is in Jackson and the other side is Hinds County. John Hicks lives on the Hinds County side of the road. "Right across the street is the city, and you're going to pay more ...

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  8. State seeks to revoke teacher's license in cheating probeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | KSL-TV

    ... n to reinstate the credential. If the board doesn't do what she requests, she could appeal to chancery court in Hinds County, the seat of state government.

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  9. Tree blocks Hinds Co. roadway after stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A rapidly moving storm system caused a tree to fall across Midway Road near Thigpen Road, in Hinds County, Wednesday evening. It happened sometime after seven o'clock.

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  10. Lawsuit: Aid program paid claims State Farm wrongly rejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Fresno Bee

    Attorney General Jim Hood filed the civil fraud suit Tuesday in Hinds County Circuit Court, saying Mississippi paid as much as $522 million to State Farm policyholders under the federally funded Homeowners Assistance Program. The new suit builds on allegations against State Farm in a federal suit by the Rigsby sisters, who claim State Farm pressured engineers to rule that damage was caused by floodwaters instead of wind.

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  11. Mississippi AG Hood Sues State Farm, Alleges Katrina Claims FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Insurance Journal West

    ... Katrina wind claims to the state by mislabeling them flood claims. The suit, filed in the Circuit Court of Hinds County, seeks to recover damages for losses that the state suffered as a result of the alleged scheme. Mississippi established the ...

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  12. State Farm enriched itself through Katrina homeowner program, Miss. Attorney general saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... in the lawsuit, but in past cases brought by policyholders has denied wrongdoing. The lawsuit, filed in Hinds County Circuit Court, accuses State Farm of fraud, negligence and breach of contract. Hood is asking for a jury trial. The state is seeking ...

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  13. Church fight heads to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    THE FIGHT BETWEEN A JACKSON PASTOR AND HIS CONGREGATION IN A HINDS COUNTY COURT TODAY! CAN I GET YOUR REACTION, NO NO ,NO COMMENT A JUDGE REFUSED TO DISMISS A CASE BROUGHT BY AN OUSTED PASTOR AGAINST HIS FORMER CHURCH. PASTOR ORLANDO FRANKLIN REFUSED TO ANSWER OUR QUESTIONS AFTER THE HEARING.

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  14. Mississippi A.G. Says State Farm Wrongly Rejected Katrina ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Nearly a decade after Hurricane Katrina ravaged Mississippi's Gulf Coast, state government is suing State Farm Fire and Casualty Co., saying the insurer improperly denied homeowners' claims and allowed a state aid program to pay instead. Attorney General Jim Hood filed the civil fraud suit Tuesday in Hinds County Circuit Court, saying Mississippi paid as much as $522 million to State Farm policyholders under the federally funded Homeowners Assistance Program.

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  15. Attorney General's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Attorney General Jim Hood filed suit Tuesday against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company in the Circuit Court of Hinds County. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for losses that the State of Mississippi suffered as a result of an alleged scheme by State Farm to mischaracterize wind damage as flood damage when adjusting the homeowner insurance claims of thousands of Mississippians in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

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  16. Apr. 21 forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... General Jim Hood filed suit Tuesday against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company in the Circuit Court of Hinds County. Attorney General Jim Hood filed suit Tuesday against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company in the Circuit Court of Hinds County. ...

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  17. Petal police offer reward for information on credit card fraud suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... General Jim Hood filed suit Tuesday against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company in the Circuit Court of Hinds County. Attorney General Jim Hood filed suit Tuesday against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company in the Circuit Court of Hinds County. ...

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  18. Mississippi CON ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | jdsupra.com

    During the March 26, 2015, Certificate of Need meeting, Dr. Mary Currier, State Health Officer, concurred with the health and planning staff analysis and approved the following applications for Certificate of Need: CON Review # NH-CRF-0512-011 - Hinds County Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, LLC - Construction/Relocation and Replacement of 119 Nursing Home Beds/Services - Location: Byram, Hinds County, Mississippi - Capital Expenditure: $9,650,798 - Staff Recommendation: Approval. We can also show you Legal Updates using the Google Viewer; however, you will need to be logged into Google Docs to view them.

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  19. More contraband arrests at downtown detention centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis says two people have been arrested for trying to bring contraband into the Downtown Detention Center and that a vehicle has been confiscated. He says the man and woman were arrested outside the detention center.

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  20. Mississippi police officer arrested, jailed after fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... several charges including simple assault. Police say he was arrested Saturday. He is being detained at the Hinds County jail in Raymond. Crump's wife, Shakeela Magee-Crump, says a female cousin called Crump to say her ex-boyfriend was harassing her. ...

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