'Jena 6' Rally Planned in Raleigh
Posted September 20, 2007 7:13 a.m. EDT
Raleigh, N.C. — Students from local universities were expected to meet Thursday in Raleigh in a rally to support the "Jena Six."
The rally will be held at Shaw University. Speakers will address the crowd at 1 p.m. followed by a demonstration and meeting.
Organizers said it will be a peaceful rally of support.
A larger rally is expected to take place Thursday in Jena, La., in support of six black teenagers jailed for the beating of a white classmate.