The mud-caked grave marker for 14-year-old Emmett Till, whose murder in Mississippi in 1955 is considered one of the events that accelerated the Civil Rights Movement, on May 5, 2009, in Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Ill. (David Pierini/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
The mud-caked grave marker for 14-year-old Emmett Till, whose murder in Mississippi in 1955 is considered one of the events that accelerated the Civil Rights Movement, on May 5, 2009, in Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Ill. (David Pierini/Chicago Tribune/TNS) David Pierini TNS
The mud-caked grave marker for 14-year-old Emmett Till, whose murder in Mississippi in 1955 is considered one of the events that accelerated the Civil Rights Movement, on May 5, 2009, in Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Ill. (David Pierini/Chicago Tribune/TNS) David Pierini TNS

A step closer to justice for Emmett Till

July 13, 2018 11:27 AM