Former Hinds DA’s role in lawsuit to be probed

The Eaton Corp. v. Jeffry Frisby lawsuit is one of at least three lawsuits the FBI is now examining involving DeLaughter and Peters as part of its continuing investigation into Mississippi’s judicial bribery scandal.

Yerger, senior circuit judge in Hinds County, is now presiding over the lawsuit. He heard motions today in the case.

Clarion Ledger