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Scottsboro Boys Pardon

'Scottsboro Boys' Receive Posthumous Pardon

AP | Posted 11.21.2013 | Crime

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's parole board has approved of granting posthumous pardons in the infamous "Scottsboro Boys" rape case. The board m...

Lawmakers Vote To Pardon The Scottsboro Boys

AP | BOB JOHNSON and JESSE WASHINGTON | Posted 04.05.2013 | Black Voices

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- The legacy of the "Scottsboro Boys" is secure: The nine black teens were wrongly convicted more than 80 years ago in one of Americ...