Pricing the public out of public documents is a violation of the spirit of the state’s open records law. The public deserves better.
Opioid-related deaths and crimes have escalated in the past five years, and state officials are sparking awareness in rural areas.
As soon as the rest of the country learned about Biloxi’s decision, the usual criticisms of Mississippi began. And most of them centered around race. But this is not a Mississippi issue.