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Posted inReproductive Rights

Crossing the Line: The Fight Over Roe

Florida is an unexpected safe haven for abortion, but it also has a history of anti-abortion extremism – and harassment at clinics is escalating.

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Posted inHealthcare

A Strike at the Heart of Roe

The most restrictive anti-abortion law in the country is now in effect in Texas. How the Lone Star State trumped Roe v. Wade.

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Posted inMississippi Goddam

Mississippi Goddam Chapter 7: Reasonable Doubt

The final episode of Mississippi Goddam shares new revelations that cast doubt on the official story that Billey Joe Johnson accidentally killed himself.

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Posted inMississippi Goddam

Mississippi Goddam Chapter 6: Mississippi Justice

There have long been concerns about the quality of investigations into the suspicious deaths of young Black men in the state, especially when police are involved.

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Mississippi Goddam Chapter 5: Star Crossed

Billey Joe Johnson was a Black boy dating a White girl. That made the story behind his death even more complicated.

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Posted inMississippi Goddam

Mississippi Goddam Chapter 4: The Investigator

When a detective with the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation finds out what Reveal has uncovered, he begins to wonder whether the case should be reopened.

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Posted inMississippi Goddam

Mississippi Goddam Chapter 3: The Autopsy

In December 2008, the autopsy of Billey Joe Johnson Jr. helped the grand jury conclude that his death was an accident. But an independent review of the autopsy came to a different conclusion.

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Posted inMississippi Goddam

Mississippi Goddam Chapter 2: The Aftermath

On the morning of Billey Joe Johnson’s death, crime scene tape separates the Johnsons from their son’s body. Their shaky faith in the criminal justice system buckles as authorities fail to follow up on inconsistencies in the official story.

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Mississippi Goddam Chapter 1: The Promise

Billey Joe Johnson Jr. was a high school football star headed for the big time. Then, early one morning in 2008, the Black teenager died during a traffic stop with a White deputy. His family’s been searching for answers ever since.

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