Guest, Ezell and Flowers Win GOP Runoffs

One Mississippi congressman survived his Republican runoff—but another one didn’t.   In the Third District, Michael Guest beat Michael Cassidy easily with two-thirds of the vote after a close race in the first primary.   One of Guest's goals was boosting the turnout in the runoff. ... Read More.

New Mississippi AG reviewing Curtis Flowers case

Mississippi's new attorney general must decide whether to take a quadruple murder case to a seventh trial.Curtis Flowers has had two mistrials and four reversed convictions in a nationally watched case involving the 1996 slayings of four people at a Winona furniture store.News outlets... Read More.

Update: Bond granted for Curtis Flowers

Update: A Mississippi man whose murder conviction was overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court for racial bias is set to be released from custody for the first time in 22 years.A judge on Monday set a $250,000 bond for 49-year-old Curtis Flowers. Circuit Judge... Read More.


New site for bail hearing of Curtis Flowers

A judge has set a new site for next week's bail hearing for a Mississippi man who has been tried six times for murder in the 1996 shooting deaths of four people in a furniture store.Court officials said Monday that Curtis Flowers' hearing will... Read More.