Lawsuit filed seeking the removal of Confederate statue

WSIC News – Mike Jackson :::

A coalition of people and groups in Iredell County have filed a lawsuit seeking the removal of a Confederate monument that stands in front of the county’s government center. The lawsuit was filed yesterday against the County, the County Board of Commissioners, and the commissioners themselves in Iredell County Superior Court. The plaintiffs are made up of a multi-racial coalition of county residents, state and local NAACP chapters, and a local clergy group.

Author: Niakeya James