MITCHELL: AG Hood has no legal or ethical duty to appeal #HB1523 decision

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Charlie Mitchell: AG makes decisions about law Earlier this month, Attorney General Jim Hood announced (on Facebook) that he would not appeal a federal judge’s...

Judge Reeves denies injunction to block #HB1523 from becoming law July 1

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Federal judge refuses to block HB 1523 from going forward A federal judge denied a preliminary injunction to block House Bill 1523 from going into...

Human Rights Campaign on Orlando: Volatile LGBT debate like in MS influences people to...

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MS Congressman, LGBT, Muslim Communities Discuss Florida Mass Shooting Rob Hill is with the Human Rights Campaign of Mississippi. He's concerned volatile political debates in...

Judge Reeves blocks Gov. Bryant’s request to allow #HB1523 to take effect

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Judge keeps block on religious law during appeal A federal judge on Monday denied a request by Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant to allow a law...

Failed Democrat candidate for State Auditor Joce Pritchett suing over #HB1523 says she’s leaving...

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HB 1523 Opponents Express Fears Should Law Take Effect Jocelyn Pritchett says she and her wife are leaving Mississippi. She testified before U.S. District...

Human Rights Campaign, ACLU and Planned Parenthood vow to fight together against #HB1523

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‘Religious freedom’ law likely to spark appeals, more lawsuits The Human Rights Campaign, an LGBTQ-rights organization, hosted a news conference on Thursday with several other...

Judge Reeves blocks circuit clerk recusal section of #HB1523

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Judge blocks part of House Bill 1523 JACKSON, Miss. (AP) A federal judge has ruled that Mississippi clerks cannot cite their own religious beliefs to...

SCOTUS asked to strike down #HB1523

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U.S. Supreme Court asked to block new Mississippi law JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Advocates of same-sex marriage are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to strike...

Northeast Mississippi circuit clerks will continue to issue same sex marriage licenses despite #HB1523...

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Northeast Mississippi clerks say HB1523 will not impact their offices TUPELO – No circuit clerk in Northeast Mississippi plans to stop issuing marriage licenses to...

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