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New Emmett Till Bill Could Be Catalyst In Reopening Civil Rights Cases Gone Cold - Atlanta Black Star

President Obama Reauthorizes Emmett Till Act To Reopen Unsolved Civil Rights Cases

The Scottsboro Boys were nine Black teenage boys (the youngest was 13 and the oldest was 19) accused of rape in Alabama in 1931. The landmark set of legal cases from this incident dealt with racism and the right to a fair trial. The case included a frameup, an all-White jury, rushed trials, an attempted lynching, an angry mob, and is an example of an overall miscarriage of justice.

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Nice Specializing In Civil Rights Cases, This Was The First Black Recipient Of A Law Degree From The University of North Carolina

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Obama Signs Emmett Till Bill To Reopen Unsolved Civil Rights Cases

Obama Signs Emmett Till Bill To Reopen Unsolved Civil Rights Cases | The Huffington Post

Transgender 6-Year-Old Wins Civil Rights Case In Colorado

First-grader Coy Mathis will be able to return to school after winning the right to use the girls' bathroom in a civil case against her...

Obama Signs Emmett Till Bill To Reopen Unsolved Civil Rights Cases

Obama Signs Emmett Till Bill To Reopen Unsolved Civil Rights Cases | The law grants the DOJ and FBI to pursue crimes committed before 1980.

Rosa Parks..."I would like to be known as a person who is concerned about freedom and equality and justice and prosperity for all people"

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Obama Signs Emmett Till Bill To Reopen Unsolved Civil Rights Cases

Obama Signs Emmett Till Bill To Reopen Unsolved Civil Rights Cases | The Huffington Post