MOSS POINT, Mississippi (AP) — The deputy U.S. marshal who died in a shootout was a leader who carried on his family’s legacy in law enforcement, Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday at his funeral. […]
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will speak about civil rights today at the University of Mississippi.
The Justice Department said Holder’s speech is titled “50 Years of Integration -1962-2012: A Reflection on Civil Rights in America.” […]
WASHINGTON – (AP) William Henderson Foote was a black federal law enforcement official in America’s Deep South at a time of heightened racial tensions, tasked with collecting liquor tax revenue from wholesalers and retailers in […]
JACKSON – (AP) U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson has asked for a federal investigation of alleged racially charged comments attributed to a white Mississippi youth court prosecutor. Thompson, a Mississippi Democrat, asked Attorney General Eric Holder […]
From The Mississippi Link Newswire JACKSON – Mississippi is now part of the $25 billion joint federal-state agreement with the nation’s five largest mortgage servicers over foreclosure abuses and fraud, and unacceptable nationwide mortgage servicing […]