Q: Can the Supreme Court deny an application for leave to proceed in the trial court without a show of cause or authority .
I received a letter stating issues have no merit not identify what issues or what was the judges decision.
A: The short answer to your question is YES. The (Mississippi) Supreme Court or the US Supreme Court can deny a request for relief with just a short order saying that. The US Supreme Court denies petitions for a writ of certiorari just that way. No explanation.
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