After 5th Circuit Ruling, Google Dismisses Suit Over Mississippi AG’s Subpoena

Mealey's (July 15, 2016, 2:11 PM EDT) -- JACKSON, Miss. — Three months after the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals found a subpoena served on Google Inc. by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood to be not ripe for adjudication and an injunction preventing enforcement of the subpoena to be premature, Google on July 13 filed a stipulation of dismissal of its claims against Hood in Mississippi federal court (Google Inc. v. Jim Hood, No. 3:14-cv-00981, S.D. Miss.).

(Stipulation of dismissal available. Document #24-160721-029P.)

AG’s Investigation

Beginning in 2012, Hood headed an effort to...
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