Tag Archives: Mississippi

Satanic Temple Threatens to Sue Mississippi Over State Flag

A lawsuit may be filed if the new flag includes “In God We Trust.” The Satanic Temple plans to sue Mississippi if “In God We Trust” appears on the state’s new flag. In a letter to state Attorney General Lynn Fitch, the organization cited constitutional concerns saying the phrase excludes those of “nontheistic faiths,” according […]

Satanic Temple Threatens to Sue Mississippi Over State Flag

A lawsuit may be filed if the new flag includes “In God We Trust.” The Satanic Temple plans to sue Mississippi if “In God We Trust” appears on the state’s new flag. In a letter to state Attorney General Lynn Fitch, the organization cited constitutional concerns saying the phrase excludes those of “nontheistic faiths,” according […]

Mississippi Flag Comes Down at State Capitol, Confederacy’s Last Stand

Mississippi is doing away with the Confederate battle flag that’s embedded into their own state flag — and watching it come down at the Capitol was quite an historic sight. State troopers pulled the flag down Wednesday in front of the Capitol building in Jackson, proceeding to then fold it up and carry it off […]

Faith Hill Wants Mississippi to Change State Flag Ahead of Vote

Faith Hill is calling on Mississippi lawmakers to change the state flag … she says the Confederate symbolism sends a terrifying message, and it’s time to be removed. The country singer made her plea to the Mississippi state legislature Thursday night on social media, ahead of Friday’s potential vote to change the flag, saying … […]

Roc Nation Attorney Takes on Mississippi Prison Health Care Provider

Exclusive Jay-Z‘s legal eagle is keeping the pressure on Mississippi’s infamous Parchman Penitentiary by filing a new lawsuit that calls out the prison’s healthcare provider. As we’ve reported, Jay’s company, Roc Nation, backed a group of Parchman inmates suing Mississippi’s Dept. of Corrections over filthy, violent, unhealthy and deadly conditions … and all of that […]

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Star Jason Mitchell Arrested In Mississippi

Breaking News “Straight Outta Compton” star Jason Mitchell has just been arrested in Mississippi on felony weapons and drug charges … TMZ has learned. The actor was booked into Harrison County Jail Wednesday and he’s facing four felony charges … according to online records. Jason, who played Eazy-E in the N.W.A biopic, is facing two […]

Mississippi Says Take Shelter from Tornadoes, Try Social Distancing

Breaking News Several states down south are dealing with tornadoes and tornado warnings — forcing officials to tell residents to take cover, while also social distancing … if possible. Trying times, to say the least. With tornadoes having already touched down in Texas and Louisiana this weekend, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency sent out a […]

Yo Gotti & Roc Nation File 2nd Suit Against Mississippi DOC On Behalf Of 152 Inmates

Attorneys for Jay-Z’s Roc Nation and rapper Yo Gotti have filed a second lawsuit Tuesday against the Mississippi State Penitentiary on behalf of 152 inmates who they say live in “abhorrent conditions.” “The conditions of confinement at Parchman are so barbaric, the deprivation of health and mental health care so extreme, and the defects in […]

Team Roc Leaks Mississippi Prison Video of Violence, Inhumane Conditions

Play video content Exclusive Details Team Roc, Roc Nation’s philanthropic arm, is releasing video it says graphically illustrates the inhumane conditions inside a notorious Mississippi penitentiary … as Yo Gotti continues fighting for federal assistance. These videos and photos were shot by inmates using contraband phones, according to Team Roc. The images include what looks […]

Mississippi Inmate Stabbed & Livestreamed On Instagram! (Where Are The COs?)

The conditions inside Mississippi’s prisons continue to deteriorate. Yesterday an inmate was stabbed multiple times, and his fellow prisoners Livestreamed the stabbing on IG. Here is the graphic video – warning contains violence This incident, which happened over the weekend, is the latest incident of violence in Mississippi prisons – which are insufficiently staffed with […]