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Mississippi College honors legal minds

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - WLBT would like to congratulate one of their own.

WLBT News Director Dennis Smith received an honorary "Master of Laws" degree Wednesday from the Mississippi College School of Law.

Mr. Smith and three other men were honored for their support of the Jackson school, distinguished careers, and public service.

Also honored Wednesday were U.S. District Judge Walter Gex III and retired National Guard Major General Al Hopkins.

The late Judge Francis Zachary was also honored.

Dennis Smith graduated from what was then called the "Jackson School of Law" in 1974.

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