Bring That Week Back: Stars Urge Criminal Justice Reform From Obama

of 96Photo
  • Black Executive Sues Fox Sports for Discrimination
  • @BarackObama Isn’t Really Tweeting
  • Scottsboro Boys Exonerated More Than 80 Years Later
  • Trayvon Martin Parents Settle Wrongful Death Suit
  • Students in Georgia Town Fight for Integrated Prom
  • MLK Jr. Assassination Honored by “50 Days of Nonviolence”
  • Stars Ask President Obama to Tackle Drugs and Mass Incarceration
  • Chicago Will Play $55K to Tasered Pregnant Woman
  • Ex- FAMU Band Members Plead Not Guilty to Manslaughter

Scottsboro Boys Exonerated More Than 80 Years Later

The next step has been accomplished in preserving the legacy of the Scottsboro Boys, nine Black teens who were wrongly convicted of raping two white women more than 80 years ago. Alabama lawmakers voted 103-0 in favor of setting up a procedure to pardon the teens, according to the Associated Press.

(Photo: AP Photo, File)

Watch on
Powered By ZergNet