Mikisa Thompson, Takiyah Thompson's mother, addresses the press after a court hearing for the eight protesters, including her daughter, facing charges for toppling a Confederate statue on Thursday, Jan 11. They no longer face felony charges and one misdemeanor charge was added. The final trial was continued to Feb. 19. Casey Toth ctoth@heraldsun.com
Mikisa Thompson, Takiyah Thompson's mother, addresses the press after a court hearing for the eight protesters, including her daughter, facing charges for toppling a Confederate statue on Thursday, Jan 11. They no longer face felony charges and one misdemeanor charge was added. The final trial was continued to Feb. 19. Casey Toth ctoth@heraldsun.com

Activists charged with Confederate statue toppling no longer face felonies

January 11, 2018 11:51 AM