A Manship School of Mass Communication effort to bring closure to unsolved Civil Rights-era, Klan-related homicides in Louisiana and southern Mississippi. This project is made possible by funding from the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation and the Manship School Excellence Fund.

Feature Story: LA KKK Leader

Pimping out prostitutes, lacking diplomacy, swindling, from colleagues and having the mental capacity of a 10 year old may not seem like traits of a successful leader in modern times, but for Robert Fuller, KKK leader in northeastern Louisiana during the 1960s and 1970s, that wasn’t the case.

Cold Case Gallery

The pictures we gather throughout the investigations.

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Cases in DOJ Cold Case Initiative

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DoJ Findings

. Click here to read the 2014 Report from the Department of Justice.