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2017 Champions of Justice Dinner

The 2017 Champions of Justice Dinner will be held Thursday, October 5, 2017, at the Jackson Convention Complex. We are delighted to announce that this year’s distinguished honorees are Ray Mabus and Dr. Alferdteen Harrison. For sponsorship and ticket information, click here.

George Riley Impact Litigation Fellowship

The Mississippi Center for Justice, along with Rob McDuff, join forces to launch the George Riley Impact Litigation Fellowship.


Setback in Fight for LGBT Rights

The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals lifted the injunction against Mississippi House Bill 1523, the discriminatory anti-LGBT legislation challenged in Barber v. Bryant, the federal lawsuit brought by MCJ, along with Mississippi civil rights attorney Rob McDuff.



This new Toolkit helps consumers maintain economic security.

Important Announcement from AG Jim Hood

Attorney General Jim Hood announces that Experian, Transunion, and Equifax will overhaul credit reporting practices and end deceptive marketing in Mississippi.

Read more about how this benefits Mississippians

Overrepresented & Underserved

The Mississippi Center for Justice is calling for the State of Mississippi to adopt and implement a model disciplinary due process hearing policy in the new report.

Read the full report here

View report data on interactive map here


Join the Center and an ever-growing network of partners and supporters to help make Mississippi the model social justice state. EVENTS


In the News

Learn more about the Center by reading about our work to advance racial and economic justice. 

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Life After Katrina. READ HERE.


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