Lynching finally made federal crime 65 years after Emmett Till’s murder

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The House of Representatives passes the bill in a 410-to-four vote

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2/27/2020

Lynching finally made federal crime 65 years after Emmett Till ’s murder

The House of Representatives passes the bill in a 410-to-four vote

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