“Friendship Nine’s” Convictions Vacated

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Pioneers of the civil rights lunch counter sit-in’s in South Carolina, known as the Friendship Nine, have had their convictions vacated and their names cleared.

See the CNN story here.

2 responses to ““Friendship Nine’s” Convictions Vacated

  1. Mr. Locke, Great post! We are grateful for the “Friendship Nine’s”, sacrifice and courage, as pioneers in the Civil Rights movement. It was great to see them and hear their voices. They are an inspiration for others. The fight for freedom never ends, as lawmakers have fought to strip away our rights for decades.

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