If Mississippi’s opioid crisis is considered a criminal justice issue, it won’t be solved. And more people will die.
As long as opioid addiction is viewed as a moral problem to be punished than as a health issue in need of sustainable treatment, Mississippians will continue to die.
2018 State of the State Address Thank you, Mr. Lieutenant Governor, for that kind introduction. And thank you for the friendship you and the Speaker continue to offer me as together we honor our great state and her people. I will always consider myself fortunate to have served with both of
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected an African-American attorney's appeal over the Confederate emblem on the Mississippi state flag.