A Columbus man charged with exploitation of children had his initial appearance in municipal court Thursday.
The Supreme Court sided Thursday with the state Court of Appeals, which said Willie didn’t get approval to file a post-conviction petition and therefore an Oktibbeha County judge didn’t have the authority to hear it.
The latest Lowndes County circuit court term has ended, delaying several high-profile trials, like that of Robert Triplett, until February.
Robert Warren Triplett Jr. will face his first of two trials for possession of child pornography next Tuesday when he appears in Lowndes County Circuit Court.
Michael Shane Richardson bought and used crack cocaine on the day he is accused of killing a Lowndes County man with a baseball bat, prosecution witnesses testified in Richardson’s capital murder trial Wednesday.
Jury selection in the murder trail of Michael Shane Richardson continues today, and one may be picked by noon or later in the day, according to a Lowndes County Circuit Court spokesperson.