Nykolas Alford and Stephen Thomas are plantiffs in the ACLU's lawsuit against the state's registrar for vital records, claiming that HB 1523 is unconstitutional. Former Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Oliver Diaz Jr. is their attorney.
Mississippi Superintendent of Education Dr. Carey Wright on May 4, 2016 at the MDE conference room during her interview with Education Reporting Fellow Sierra Mannie.
Dr. Rosie L.T. Pridgen speaks at press conference at Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport on May 5, 2016.
Sharolyn Miller, chief financial officer of Jackson Public Schools at JPS administrative offices on May 3, 2016.
Laquita Wilson, owner of Downtown Snack Shop, poses for a photo inside her store on April 15, 2016.