Tuesday Aug 26
AG gets more time to file brief in Crawford rape case
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood now has until Sept. 26 to file a response to Charles Ray Crawford's appeal of his 1994 rape conviction.
Humane Society rescues 50 dogs, gives them fresh start
Fifty dogs and puppies have been given hope for a better life after being rescued from deplorable living conditions in Mississippi by The Humane Society of the United States in early August and brought to the Washington, D.C., area on Wednesday to prepare for adoption.
Rescued dogs from Miss. head north for adoption
The Humane Society of the United States is bringing dozens of rescued dogs from Mississippi to its headquarters near Washington for care and adoption.
Owners of rescued dogs in Blue Mountain say they did their best
Last week's rescue of more than 60 dogs from a Blue Mountain home by the Humane Society of the United States was precisely what family members wanted.
The Mississippi Press
Mississippi death row inmate challenges rape conviction
Attorneys for death row inmate Charles Ray Crawford are arguing the man's 1994 rape conviction should be tossed out because he received poor legal representation at his trial.