On August 20th, it was reported that the Mississippi State Department of Health had issued new laws that affect residents. Unlike many past regulations and actions taken by the state to combat the pandemic, these were hardly mere “suggestions.” Mississippi officials stated that they were ready to throw people in jail for violating these laws, and offenders could also face felony charges.
If you have been accused of violating these new laws, it is important to get in touch with a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Believe it or not, you could face years in jail if you are not careful. The best way to avoid these potential consequences is to work with our attorneys to defend your rights and your freedom.
New Laws for COVID Patients in Mississippi