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RT @BBCWorld: Florida pardons wrongly accused Groveland Four after 70 years https://t.co/t5pTmRipRG

RT @helenprejean: Groveland Four get justice 70 years later; Pardons approved for four accused black men. https://t.co/WbF24Xv57d

RT @fordm: The Groveland Four finally receive posthumous pardons after 70 years: https://t.co/V61t9luJ1S

‘Miscarriage of justice’: Florida finally pardons four black men accused of rape in 1949

‘Miscarriage of justice’: Florida finally pardons four black men accused of rape in 1949

None of the Groveland Four are still alive. Two were shot dead and two spent years in prison after Norma Padgett accused them of raping her 70 years ago.

RT @democracynow: TODAY: Four black men known as the Groveland Four were granted posthumous pardons nearly 70 years after they were falsely…

Nearly 70 years ago, a group of young black men were victims of one of the ugliest episodes of the Jim...

Nearly 70 years ago, a group of young black men were victims of one of the ugliest episodes of the Jim Crow era in the South. Although none of them are alive today, the Groveland Four were pardoned Friday. Nearly 70 years later, Florida redresses one of its ugliest episodes of racial injustice By JOHN CHERWA | JAN 11, 2019, 1:00 PM GROVELAND, Fla. | L. A. Times | Posted 12, 2019 | From the...