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Mayor Dupree Seems Perplexed: Council Tables Appointment of New Judge and Explains to Mayor the Municipal Court Problem “is systemic”.

The Hattiesburg city council unanimously tabled a vote today blocking the appointment of a new judge over the municipal court. Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny Dupree seemed perplexed at the decision. The council explained to Mayor Dupree that the municipal court has systemic issues and can’t be fixed by merely retraining or moving four employees.  There is […]