Court order quashes DeSoto tax collector’s refusal to work

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 10, 2024 5:52 PM CT | Published: May 10, 2024 2:33 PM CT

Joey Treadway declared he won’t collect taxes if he doesn’t get a raise. But an injunction by Circuit Court Judge Albert B. Smith of Mississippi’s 11th Judicial District orders him to do his job.


DeSoto County Joey Treadway DeSoto County Board of Supervisors North Mississippi Lee Caldwell Circuit Judge Albert B. Smith Subscriber Only

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Rob Moore

Rob Moore

Rob Moore covers North Mississippi for The Daily Memphian. He holds a B.A. and an M.A. in English from The University of Memphis.

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