Mississippi v. Edgar Ray Killen, Day 5

Final testimony and closing arguments were heard in the trial of Edgar Ray Killen for the June 21, 1964, murders of 3 civil rights workers… read more

Final testimony and closing arguments were heard in the trial of Edgar Ray Killen for the June 21, 1964, murders of 3 civil rights workers in Neshoba County, Mississippi. The reputed Klansman was indicted for slaying three civil rights workers who were in Mississippi in the summer of 1964 as part of a movement to register blacks to vote and help run educational programs in the South. The trial Mississippi v. Edgar Ray Killen was held at the Neshoba County Courthouse. Coverage was provided by WJTV (Jackson, MS) for Mississippi Public Broadcasting. close

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Mississippi v. Edgar Ray Killen, Day 5

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Program ID:
187273-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Judicial Proceeding
Location:
Philadelphia, Mississippi, United States
First Aired:
Jun 20, 2005
Last Aired:
Jul 6, 2005

Airing Details

  • Jun 20, 2005 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 26, 2005 | 10:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 06, 2005 | 10:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3