2 white Mississippi women, part of group who searched for black people to attack, to be sentenced

April 10, 2015 in News

(AP) Two white women in Mississippi, who were riding in a truck that ran over a black man who was beaten, will be sentenced today. The women were part of a group who […]

1 of 4 suspects in Mississippi racial beating exploring plea deal

December 8, 2014 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — At least one of the four people indicted in a series of racial beating of blacks is in talks with prosecutors about pleading guilty. Tom Fortner, […]

4 more indicted on hate crime charges in 2011 attacks on blacks in Mississippi

July 17, 2014 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Four more people have been indicted in what prosecutors say were a series of racially motivated attacks on blacks in Mississippi. John Louis Blalack, 20, of […]