Tag Archives: Hattiesburg Municipal Court

Council Reads Unanimous Letter Strongly Admonishing Mayor Johnny Dupree’s Handling of the Municipal Court Scandal “MuniGate”

The Hattiesburg city council read a letter which strongly admonished Mayor Johnny Dupree for his lack of transparency in the municipal court scandal, and also his lack of action in the fall of 2011, when the problems were brought to his attention.  Mayor Dupree gave an interview to the press after the meeting which was […]

City’s Municipal Court Apparently Rampant With Corruption, Criminal Activity, and Conduct Violations. Attorney General’s Office and FBI Investigating Court.

Members of Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny Dupree’s administration, and most recently members of the city’s municipal court staff, have engaged in unethical behavior, criminal behavior, financial malfeasance and/or negligence. The most recent INTERNAL investigation (there have been several) began after a July 24th complaint was filed alleging that inappropriate conduct may be occurring in the Hattiesburg […]