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2021 JULIAN Update
Published on December 21, 2021 by Jill Collen Jefferson
2021 has been a great year for JULIAN. Funding from NBA champion Jrue Holiday and the People's Advocacy Institute allowed us to keep operating. Some of our key milestones from this year include winning a civil judgment in the 2018 lynching...
On December 28, my firm, Julian, filed suit in a modern-day lynching case where a 21-year old Black man named Willie Jones Jr. was found hanging from a tree in his white girlfriend’s front yard. It was February 8, 2018, in the dead of night...