Exoneration of Black Men Known As the Groveland Four ‘Hard To Put Into Words,’ Says Author

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Groveland Four; Thurgood Marshall; Wrongly convicted

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On Monday, the four men — Ernest Thomas, Samuel Shepherd, Charles Greenlee, and Walter Irvin — were exonerated by a Florida judge in the same courthouse. They were convicted more than a half-century earlier. The men had previously been pardoned in 2019.

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Jason Vermes with files from The Associated Press. Interview with Gilbert King produced by Laurie Allen.

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https://www.cbc.ca/radio/day6/flooding-and-pipelines-woody-the-talking-christmas-tree-indigenous-land-title-the-fifth-beatle-and-more-1.6263170/exoneration-of-black-men-known-as-the-groveland-four-hard-to-put-into-words-says-author-1.6263181

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cbc.ca

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