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Scottsboro Boys: a Pardon Decades in the Making

by AP posted Mar 19 2013 9:40AM

<VIDEO> The Alabama Legislature has taken major steps toward clearing the names of the Scottsboro Boys, more than 80 years after the young black men were convicted by all-white juries of raping two white women.
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03/19/2013 9:40AM
Scottsboro Boys: a Pardon Decades in the Making
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