Court rejects bid to save Louisiana Confederate monument
Caddo Parish Commissioner Steven Jackson was in the majority on the commission's 7-to-5 removal vote in 2017. He says the commission respects the group's right to continue its appeals.
A federal judge in Monroe threw out the lawsuit last year.
A three-judge panel upheld that opinion, calling it "exhaustive and well-reasoned." On Monday, the judges declined to reconsider.
The chapter's attorney did not immediately respond to phoned and emailed requests for comment.