Clarification: Confederate Flag-Mississippi story

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — In a story March 15, The Associated Press reported that attorney Carlos Moore said a federal judge will agree to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the Mississippi flag because the judge is black. The story should have said Moore appeared to suggest the judge would change the flag because the judge is a graduate of historically black Jackson State University. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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