Four black men accused of 1949 rape of white woman in Florida are pardoned...

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    Four black men accused of 1949 rape of white woman in Florida are pardoned

    And not a moment too soon. Ah, shit. They're all dead. :dunno:
     
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    >> The unanimous vote to pardon came almost two years after the state House and Senate voted to formally apologize to relatives of the Groveland Four and to ask then-Gov. Rick Scott to pardon the men. Scott, now a U.S. senator, never took action. DeSantis replaced Scott on Tuesday and made the pardons a priority. <<​

    What an irony. Rick Scott monkeyed this up and needed DeSantis to fix it.
     
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    That's just america for ya. Behind all the bullshit. It's no secret. That's why americans are always so scared. They know everyone knows.
     
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    A doctor concluded the woman probably wasn't raped at all, and the information was withheld from court. Even in 1949 that's some crazy shit. A doctor's conclusion withheld from court.
     
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    Probably wasn't raped. Probably?

    The victim was telling the truth and the rapists got delayed black privilege .
     
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    Delayed black privilege? One was murdered before he was charged. Another was shot by police before being convicted. The other two died years before being pardoned. Black privilege sucks.
     
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    It doesn't matter if the doctor said "probably". How is a doctor's conclusion withheld from a trial?
     
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    The scumbag pardoned rapists, jackass.
     
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    Because there were no medical conclusions just speculations.
     
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    It's not relevant to the case.
     
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