TITLE

Justice Department To Investigate 1955 Emmett Till Murder

PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Jet;5/24/2004, Vol. 105 Issue 21, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Department of Justice and the office of Mississippi District Attorney for the 4th District to investigate the 1955 murder of African American Emmett Till in 1955. Facts about the case; Possibility of any prosecutions under state law; Remarks from R. Alexander Acosta, assistant attorney general for the Civil Rights Division.
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9839401

 

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