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MCJ in Action

  • “If you can say you can’t breathe, you’re breathing.” With those words, Petal, MS, Mayor Hal Marx drew condemnation from across the nation f...

  • MCJ has joined the team representing Mississippi Congressman Bennie Thompson and ten of his colleagues in suing Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani,...

  • A 15-week abortion ban would make it all but impossible for women in Mississippi to exercise their right to choose. It falls particularly he...

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The Mississippi Center for Justice is a nonprofit, public interest law firm committed to advancing racial and economic justice. Supported and staffed by attorneys and other professionals, the Center develops and pursues strategies to combat discrimination and poverty statewide.

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  • National HIV Testing Day is observed annually on June 27th to encourage individuals to be vigilant in knowing their status.  According to, It is estimated that 1 in 7 people in the United States is living with HIV and unaware of their status.  This year’s......

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