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Florida Senate Seeks Pardon For Wrongly Accused 'Groveland Four'

Huffington Post Monday, 1 May 2017
Florida’s Senate on Thursday apologized to the families of four black men wrongly accused of raping a white teenager nearly 70 years ago, and lawmakers called on the state’s governor to issue full pardons.

One of the men known as the “Groveland Four,” Ernest Thomas, was hunted down by a posse of over 1,000 men and...
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