- Hinds County officials said immediate actions are being taken to address the concerns raised in a report by the U.S. Department of Justice on the status of the troubled jail facilities in Jackson and Raymond.
- A federal judge has ruled that gays and lesbians have the right to marry in all Alabama counties, but placed her decision on hold until the U.S Supreme Court issues a ruling on same-sex marriage.
- Federal officials say faltering efforts to improve conditions at Hinds County's two jails have been inadequate to overcome decrepit physical conditions, rampant violence and poor staffing.
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