FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2021 CONTACT: Jane Walton, Communications Director 601-968-0600 ext. 234 jwalton@drms.ms  DISABILITY RIGHTS MISSISSIPPI RELEASES REPORT ON PRISON CONDITIONS Investigation finds unlawful conditions, abuse, and discrimination JACKSON, Mississippi — A report released today by […]
Disability Rights Mississippi has an immediate opening for a full-time (35hours a week) Monitoring Team Attorney located in our Jackson office. Position Title: Monitoring Team AttorneyReports to: Litigation DirectorFLSA Status: Exempt AGENCY DESCRIPTIONDisability Rights Mississippi (DRMS) is a […]
Disability Rights Mississippi has an immediate opening for a full-time (35 hours a week) Special Education Advocate located in our Jackson office. Position Title: Special Education AdvocateReports to: Children’s Team AttorneyFLSA Status: Non-Exempt FOR IMMEDIATE HIRE AGENCY DESCRIPTIONDisability […]
Disability Rights Mississippi has an immediate opening for a full-time attorney located in our Jackson office. Position Title:  Children’s Rights Attorney Reports to:  Legal Director FLSA Status:  Exempt Mission:  To protect and advocate for the rights of people […]
DISABILITY ADVOCATES COMMENT ON APPEAL OF MISSISSIPPI MENTAL HEALTH SYSTEM CASE JACKSON, Mississippi — Disability Rights Mississippi (DRMS) finds the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision to overturn the lower court order requiring Mississippi to make changes […]