Background

Before Christmas I reported the plaintiff’s verdict for $80,000 in Madison County Circuit Court in the Robertson v. Russell case. My initial impression was that the result was a loss for both sides. I still feel that way.

Facts

The facts of the case were typical for an alienation of affection case (or any

On Wednesday a Madison County County Court jury returned a verdict of $856,510 for Jackson area developer Mark Jordan in an eminent domain case against the State of Mississippi involving two acres of land. Here is the Clarion-Ledger article on the verdict.

The State took the took the two acres from Jordan pursuant to the state’s eminent domain laws.