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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Advocates alarmed about spike in number of infant deaths connected with unsafe sleep environmentsBy Michaela Gibson Morris Babies spend a lot of time sleeping. Newborns are s
Advocates alarmed about spike in number of infant deaths connected with unsafe sleep environments
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
By Michaela Gibson Morris Babies spend a lot of time sleeping. Newborns are snoozing 16 to 17 hours a day. Six-month-olds are catching zzzzs for an average of 14 hours a day. At a year, most babies are still spending half the day in the land of... Read more
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New Now Next
The One State That Still Bans Same-Sex Adoption Is Facing A LawsuitMississippi, the last state in the nation to deny same-sex adoption, is being h
The One State That Still Bans Same-Sex Adoption Is Facing A Lawsuit
New Now Next / Posted 17 days ago
Mississippi, the last state in the nation to deny same-sex adoption, is being hit with a lawsuit seeking to overturn the controversial ban. The law, part of Mississippi Code 93-17-3(5) which went into effect 15 years ago, states explicitly that... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Mississippi Ban On Adoption By Same-Sex Couples ChallengedAug 12 (Reuters) - Activists in Mississippi filed a federal lawsuit on Wednesda
Mississippi Ban On Adoption By Same-Sex Couples Challenged
The Huffington Post / Posted 22 days ago
Aug 12 (Reuters) - Activists in Mississippi filed a federal lawsuit on Wednesday challenging the state's ban on adoption by same-sex couples, saying the law - the only one of its kind in the United States - is unconstitutional because it... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Mississippi adoption ban challenged in federal courtFour couples are suing the Mississippi Department of Human Services over the st
Mississippi adoption ban challenged in federal court
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
Four couples are suing the Mississippi Department of Human Services over the state's law banning adoption by same-sex couples. According to the Campaign for Southern Equality, Mississippi is the only state left in the nation that bans gay couples... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Lawsuit challenges Mississippi's ban on same-sex adoptionJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A federal lawsuit was filed on Wednesday
Lawsuit challenges Mississippi's ban on same-sex adoption
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A federal lawsuit was filed on Wednesday challenging the constitutionality of Mississippi’s law banning adoption by same-sex couples. According to the Campaign for Southern Equality, Mississippi is the only... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi adoption ban challenged in federal courtFour couples are suing the Mississippi Department of Human Services over the st
Mississippi adoption ban challenged in federal court
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
Four couples are suing the Mississippi Department of Human Services over the state's law banning adoption by same-sex couples. According to the Campaign for Southern Equality, Mississippi is the only state left in the nation that bans gay couples... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Lawsuit challenges Mississippi's ban on same-sex adoptionJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A federal lawsuit was filed on Wednesday
Lawsuit challenges Mississippi's ban on same-sex adoption
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A federal lawsuit was filed on Wednesday challenging the constitutionality of Mississippi’s law banning adoption by same-sex couples. According to the Campaign for Southern Equality, Mississippi is the only... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mississippi adoption ban challenged in federal courtFour couples are suing the Mississippi Department of Human Services over the st
Mississippi adoption ban challenged in federal court
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
Four couples are suing the Mississippi Department of Human Services over the state's law banning adoption by same-sex couples. According to the Campaign for Southern Equality, Mississippi is the only state left in the nation that bans gay couples... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Lawsuit challenges Mississippi's ban on same-sex adoptionJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A federal lawsuit was filed on Wednesday
Lawsuit challenges Mississippi's ban on same-sex adoption
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A federal lawsuit was filed on Wednesday challenging the constitutionality of Mississippi’s law banning adoption by same-sex couples. According to the Campaign for Southern Equality, Mississippi is the only... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Mississippi adoption ban challenged in Federal Court, last ban in U.S.This is a news release from the Campaign for Southern Equality A federal lawsu
Mississippi adoption ban challenged in Federal Court, last ban in U.S.
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
This is a news release from the Campaign for Southern Equality A federal lawsuit was filed today challenging the constitutionality of Mississippi’s law banning adoption by same-sex couples. Mississippi is the only state left in the nation that bans... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Gulfport Police: Parents covered windows to hide kids in hot carA Meridian couple is charged with Felony Child Abuse after Gulfport police say
Gulfport Police: Parents covered windows to hide kids in hot car
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 23 days ago
A Meridian couple is charged with Felony Child Abuse after Gulfport police say they left their children in a hot car while they went gambling. Saturday afternoon, James Terrell Dunn parked his car in the Island View Casino parking lot and, according... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Gulfport Police: Parents covered windows to hide kids in hot carA Meridian couple is charged with Felony Child Abuse after Gulfport police say
Gulfport Police: Parents covered windows to hide kids in hot car
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 23 days ago
A Meridian couple is charged with Felony Child Abuse after Gulfport police say they left their children in a hot car while they went gambling. Saturday afternoon, James Terrell Dunn parked his car in the Island View Casino parking lot and, according... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Tupelo Woman Charged with Trying to Sell ChildTupelo, Miss.A Tupelo woman has been accused of trying to sell her unborn child
Tupelo Woman Charged with Trying to Sell Child
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 1 months ago
Tupelo, Miss.A Tupelo woman has been accused of trying to sell her unborn child. 31-year-old Kathryn Herring could be facing up to 10 years in prison after being charged Wednesday with offering to sell a child. The Mississippi Department of Human... Read more
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