“For six months, she didn’t know where he was at,” attorney Ben Crump said of Bettersten Wade, Dexter Wade’s mother.
For Brandon Presley, the path to the governorship runs through the state’s sizable population of Black voters.
Researchers found an unserved 1955 arrest warrant for Carolyn Bryant at a Mississippi courthouse in June.
The federal government hopes to appoint an interim third party in charge of managing the problem with Jackson's water system.
“We are prepared to file an action... but would hope this matter could be resolved with an enforceable agreement," the department said in a letter to the city.
Studies have repeatedly shown that ending public administration of water supplies doesn’t work — but that’s now on the table in Mississippi.
The water had been a problem for years. Everyone knew this. Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba begged for help, and no one did anything to fix it.
The city remains under a boil water notice, which first went into effect on July 30.
The Fox News host's sneering segment targeted progressive Mayor Chokwe Lumumba amid the city's devastating water shortage.
Jackson, Mississippi, police killed two people at Jackson State College more than 50 years ago.