Official court reporters in Mississippi could earn pay hike

The Clarion-Ledger (Jackson, Miss.) reported on Feb. 9 that pay raises up to 40 percent are being pushed by the Mississippi Supreme Court and some lawmakers for the state’s roughly 150 official court reporters. If the legislation passes, it would be the first pay raise in 12 years for official court reporters. The article quotes Mississippi Court Reporters Association President Sheila McKenney, an official court reporter from Oxford.

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