Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco plans to meet with the Rev. Al Sharpton and Martin Luther King, III regarding the Jena Six, working to ensure the security of the families who have been threatened. This continues ongoing meetings and discussions between the three over the past few months regarding this issue that has gained national attention, according to a press release from the governor’s office.
A press conference will follow the meeting. To view the press conference live via the Internet, visit www.gov.state.la.us and click on the “View Live” icon. The icon will appear once the press conference is underway.
I’ll post as soon as I can following the news conference so come back to The Light.