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Tuesday, September 9, 2008

Fifth Circuit Reverses Conviction of Klansman for 1964 Killings

The Fifth Circuit on Tuesday reversed the 2007 conviction of reputed Ku Klux Klansman James Ford Seale for kidnapping related to the killings of two black teenagers in 1964. You can read the decision here and a related New York Times article here [Mike Mannheimer]

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