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Members of the Supreme Court by Elected Position


District -
Place
1-1
1-2
1-3
2-1
2-2
2-3
3-1
3-2
3-3
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000

Bold indicates Chief Justice
Italics indicate Presiding Justice



Members of the Court of Appeals by Elected Position


District -
Place
1-1
1-2
2-1
2-2
3-1
3-2
4-1
4-2
5-1
5-2
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000


Mississippi Judicial Route of Appeals


court chart



Selected* Mississippi Statutes of Limitation


Action
Limitation
Mississippi Code Section
MS Limitations of Actions Citation
Intentional Torts (except fraud) 1 year 15-1-* 6:01.1
Contracts not for the sale of goods 3 years 15-1-29, 15-1-49 4:01.1, 4:01.2
Alienation of affection 3 years 15-1-49 10:02.1
Paternity 3 years 15-1-49 10:02.4
Will Contest or Reopening 2 years 91-7-23, 91-7-309 10:01.1, 10:01.08
Miss. Tort Claims Act 1 year   Chapter 7
Negligence (Medical) 2 years (7 years repose) 15-1-36 6:04.2
Murder, Manslaughter, Rape, Bulglary No Limit 99-1-5 Chapter 3
General Criminal** 2 years 99-1-5 Chapter 3
Non-Capital PCR 3 years 99-39-5 3:08

* This listing is for information purposes and is far from complete, please consult an attorney for any legal advice
** Please consult the Mississippi Code regarding what is a "general" crime and what are listed crimes



Mississippi Appellate Docket System


  • The first 4 digits are the year the case is placed on the docket.
  • The following 2 letters indicate the type of case being heard by the court. A table is below to explaining the indicators.
  • The following 5 numbers are the case number as assigned by the court.
  • The final 3 letters indicate the court hearing the argument. SCT stands for Supreme Court and COA stands for Court of Appeals.

  • Mississippi Docket Abbreviations:


    AN Annexation Case
    BA Bar Appeal
    BD Bar Disbarment
    BR Bar Reinstatement
    CA Civil Appeal
    CC Commission Case
    CP Civil Pro Se
    CT Certiorari Circuit Case
    DP Death Penalty
    DR Death Penalty Post-Conviction Relief
    EC Election Case
    FC Federal Certified Question
    IA Interlocutory Appeal
    JP Judicial Perfomance
    KA Criminal Appeal
    KM Criminal Misdemeanor
    KP Criminal Pro Se
    SA State Agency
    UR Utility Rate Case
    WC Workers Compensation


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