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Jury Gets Case in Miss. Civil Rights Murder Trial

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Jury Gets Case in Miss. Civil Rights Murder Trial

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Jury Gets Case in Miss. Civil Rights Murder Trial

Jury Gets Case in Miss. Civil Rights Murder Trial

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The jury in the trial of a former Klansman accused of planning the killings of three voter registration workers in 1964 will soon begin deliberations. The trial of Edgar Ray Killen is being held in Philadelphia, Miss., where the murders occurred.