One of the most common scenarios I encounter as an education attorney is when a child gets suspended or expelled but is not currently receiving special education services. A quick look at the child’s school records reveals that the child likely has a disability for...

  Noted North Carolina Attorney Henderson Hill to Join the Curtis Flowers Defense Team  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Media Contact: Dana Thomas, Communications Director Mississippi Center for Justice dthomas@mscenterforjustice.org, 601-506-9156   JACKSON, Miss., October 3, 2019 -- The Mississippi Center for Justice (MCJ) announced today that renowned attorney Henderson Hill of Charlotte NC will join the...

Immigration Attorney  On August 7, 2019, ICE raided 7 poultry processing plants in 5 communities in Mississippi, rounding up 680 immigrants. Over half were detained; approximately 200 face criminal charges; all will need representation for removal proceedings. Over 500 attorneys have volunteered to assist, but the number...

Radical Revised Public Charge Regulation Will Punish Lawfully Present Immigrant Families in Mississippi, Increasing Hunger and Poor Health Jackson, Miss. —Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published its new “public charge” regulation, which aims to sow fear and reap chaos, cruelty, and increased racial and economic...