JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled a Sept. 27 conference to decide if it will hear an appeal from reputed Ku Klux Klansman James Ford Seale.
Court officials say a decision could be announced shortly after the conference.
Seale, now 75, was convicted in 2007 of two counts of kidnapping and one of conspiracy to commit kidnapping. He was given three life sentences.