Over the past 18 months we’ve had two major Mississippi state agencies go up in flames folks with the second crash and burn at MDOC looking like it will be spectacular. Here is a Clarion Ledger three pack on the widening scandal that now strongly appears to include murder conspiracy (H/T RFP in comments) :
Inmate’s killer: Officer opened victim’s cell door ~ Jerry Mitchell
Epps probe: ‘Mississippi Hustle’ started with sex scandal ~ Emily Le Coz
Lawyers: Epps said prison companies ‘spread’ money ~ Jerry Mitchell
And of course with these major state agency scandals breaking loose in Mississippi (on Phil Bryant’s watch) it is only natural Ignatius chimed in on Louisiana politicos being altar boys.
@SLABBEDblog Epps probe. You guys in Mississippi make the elected officials in LA look like alterboys 😉
— Ignatius Reilly (@Ignatiusjeff) November 24, 2014
I think the difference involves law enforcement because the prison-industrial complex corruption problems are also well cataloged in Louisiana, even if under investigated by the authorities: Continue reading “Dewey Cheatem and Howe plus murder conspiracy: An MDOC Update”