Police jury discuss moving Confederate monument from East Feliciana courthouse

Police jury discuss moving Confederate monument from East Feliciana courthouse
(Source: WAFB)
(Source: WAFB)

EAST FELICIANA PARISH, LA (WAFB) - The Confederate monument debate has new spread to a parish in South Louisiana.

The debate began Monday night in East Feliciana Parish over the monument outside the courthouse in Clinton.

The monument is a dedicated to Confederate soldiers who fought in the Civil War.

During Monday night's meeting, the parish police jury heard a presentation and discussed removing the monument.

No word on when a vote on the monument's future might be held.

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