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Last updated: December 6, 2021
47% of total population fully vaccinated
new cases and 516,486 total cases in Mississippi. 90% not vaccinated, 10% fully vaccinated.
new deaths reported and 10,299 total deaths in Mississippi. 75% not vaccinated, 25% fully vaccinated.
of hospitalizations not vaccinated, 19% fully vaccinated.
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A federal judge has struck down part of Mississippi’s eviction law that allows landlords to abruptly seize the property of delinquent tenants.
Protesters both for and against abortion access were making themselves heard across the Mississippi’s capital city on Dec. 1.
The court appeared unlikely to reaffirm Roe v. Wade, but the six-member conservative majority also appeared split on whether to weaken or overturn it entirely.
Mississippi’s abortion law will go before the Supreme Court Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know.
Commonly asked questions and answers about the U.S. Supreme Court case involving Mississippi’s 15-week abortion law.
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As America’s abortion debate rages, politicians want Mississippi to be the “safest state for an unborn child.” Data shows it’s not even close.
Mississippi’s abortion law will go before the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday. Here’s how to live stream the oral arguments.
State agencies and others pitched Mississippi lawmakers for hundreds of millions in federal pandemic stimulus funds in Capitol hearings.
Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch is working hard and spending taxpayer money to enlighten a whole new political constituency.
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