TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Aug 6, 2018
A former candidate for Gibson County Commissioner was arrested on Friday, just hours after losing the election, The Jackson Sun reports. William Michael Lofton, who ran an active write-in campaign for commissioner when no other candidate qualified, was taken into custody after an altercation with Jackson Police at a bar at 2 a.m. He was charged with resisting arrest.