Press Releases

Legal Advocates Urge Full Fifth Circuit to Rehear Case Challenging Anti-LGBT Mississippi Law

Jul 06, 2017

(Jackson, July 6, 2017) —Mississippi civil rights attorney Rob McDuff, along with the Mississippi Center for Justice and Lambda Legal, today filed a petition seeking rehearing en banc by the full U.S. Court of...

Fifth Circuit Unleashes Anti-LGBT Mississippi Law: Legal Team Will Continue Fight

Jun 22, 2017

(Jackson, June 22, 2017) — Today, 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...

MISSISSIPPI CENTER FOR JUSTICE LAUNCHES IMPACT LITIGATION INITIATIVE

Feb 22, 2017

The Mississippi Center for Justice announces a major impact litigation initiative in honor of its distinguished former Board member and supporter, the late George Riley.  MCJ launches this work by strengthening ties...

Federal Judge Carlton Reeves Strikes Down HB1523

Jul 01, 2016

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MEDIA CONTACT: Dana Thomas, Communications Director

Mississippi Center for Justice

Dthomas@mscenterforjustice.org

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MINISTERS, COMMUNITY LEADERS, AND ACTIVISTS FILE NEW LAWSUIT CHALLENGING HOUSE BILL 1523

Jun 03, 2016

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MEDIA CONTACT:

Dana Thomas, Communications Director

Mississippi Center for Justice

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Advocacy Group Warns Against Proposed Bill

Feb 15, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Beth Orlansky, Advocacy Director...

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