Josiah Coleman sworn into Miss. Supreme Court Monday

New Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Josiah Dennis Coleman will take the oath of office Monday.

Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. will administer the oath of office during a ceremony at the Gartin Justice Building in Jackson. A formal investiture ceremony will be held later.

Coleman is the second member of his family to serve on the Mississippi Supreme Court. Both his grandfather and his father were appellate court judges.

Clarion Ledger