Mississippi Prohibited Books

Alec Shea filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Mississippi.
Due Aug. 16, 2017
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Alec Shea

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Mississippi's Public Records Act, I hereby request the following documents:

All lists of books and periodicals prohibited in Mississippi prisons

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 7 business days, as the statute requires.


Alec Shea

From: Alec Shea

It has been 7 business days, has there been any progress on locating responsive records?

From: Department of Corrections

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: Department of Corrections

Hello. Please see the following attached response.
Thank you,

Grace Fisher
Communications Director
MDOC Office of Communications
(601) 359-5608 office; (601) 665-7781 cell