On Wednesday a Jackson federal court jury rendered a plaintiff verdict of $114,847.53 in Schaeffer v. Warren County, Miss. Here is the Complaint.

The plaintiff asserted claims for age discrimination, FLSA violation for not paying overtime and retaliation for being fired in connection with complaining about not receiving overtime pay. The Court granted partial

Jimmy Gates with the Clarion Ledger reported a few weeks ago on the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals affirming a 2014 bench trial verdict of $6.49 million by U.S. District Judge Daniel Jordan. The case was tried for three weeks in 2014 and involved ERISA breach of fiduciary duty claims.

Here is the 5th Circuit’s

News broke this week that a federal judge in Texas struck a portion of a Texas law that required abortion clinics to have doctors with admitting privileges at area hospitals. Here is a report on the ruling. The article states:

U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel blocked the law’s admitting privileges requirement, arguing that it

The A.P. reported this week that the State of Mississippi is appealing U.S. District Judge Dan Jordan’s injunction keeping open the state’s only abortion clinic pending the ongoing litigation over the legality of a state law that would force the clinic to close.

According to the article:

Supporters of the law, including Republican Gov. Phil

Here is Judge Jordan’s order entered this afternoon on the Mississippi Abortion Clinic’s motion for preliminary injunction.

Judge Jordan allows the law to take effect, but enjoins the State from enforcing the law while the Clinic attempts to comply with the requirement that Clinic physicians maintain medical staff privileges at a local hospital.

WLBT announced

U.S. District Court Judge Dan Jordan conducted a 2 hour hearing yesterday on the Mississippi abortion clinic’s motion for a temporary restraining order to block enforcement of the law aimed at closing the state’s only abortion clinic. It sounds like the focus of the hearing was whether the clinic will suffer irreparable harm if the

On Sunday U.S. District Judge Dan Jordan issued a temporary restraining order blocking enforcement of Mississippi’s new law aimed at closing the only abortion clinic in the state. Here is Judge Jordan’s Order.

Here is the clinic’s memorandum of authorities supporting its motion for a temporary restraining order.

The New York Times article on