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Liz Ryan

Liz Ryan

Monroe Courthouse

In 1960 Louisiana, Black victim — not white shooter — convicted of a crime

By: and - September 8, 2021

This story was produced by Manship News Service at the LSU Manship School of Mass Communication. It is the third story in a four-part series from the LSU Cold Case Project. You can read the first story in this series here and the second story in this series here.  More than six decades ago a […]

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Louisiana was home to one of the most horrific killings of the civil rights era in 1960

By: - August 25, 2021

This story was produced by the Manship News Service at the LSU Manship School of Mass Communication. It is the second story in a four-part series from the LSU Cold Case Project. To read the first installment in this series, please go here.  MONROE, La.–In the rural neighborhood around Ticheli Road, the sound of multiple […]