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EPSTEIN: Religious Liberty Under Siege In Mississippi

 BY: Richard A. Epstein | Hoover Institution  Last month, Judge Carlton W. Reeves of the Northern District of Mississippi handed down an extraordinarily misguided decision in Barber v. Bryant by issuing a preliminary injunction against House Bill 1523, Mississippi’s newly … Continue reading → Read More at Mississippi Pep

Gov. Bryant appeals ruling on Religious Liberty law. 

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant on Thursday filed a notice that he will be appealing the federal judge’s ruling that stopped implementation and enforcement of the state’s recently passed religious exemption law. Bryant also filed papers Thursday asking the judge, U.S. … Continue reading → Read More at Mississippi Pep

State Sen. Chris Massey arrested on assault charges. 

WREG reports that Mississippi lawmaker Senator Chris Masseyhas been arrested on assault charges in Olive Branch. The Olive Branch Police Department confirmed they are processing Senator Chris Massey on charges of felony aggravated assault. His bond was set at $10,000.Filed … Continue reading → Read More at Mississippi Pep