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Jun 26, 2017

A majority black grand jury in Greenwood, Mississippi, considered criminal charges against Bryant in 2007 but declined to indict her.

Jun 26, 2017

Carolyn Bryant, who claimed Emmett accosted her, when she admitted in an historian's new book to lying about it all  https://twitter.com/brynstole/status/825020888907030529 

Jun 26, 2017

For decades, there was no recognition or memorial to Emmett Till in the Delta. The historic marker outside Bryant's Grocery went up in 2011.

Jun 26, 2017

Defaced historic marker is in Money, Miss., a tiny Mississippi Delta hamlet about 10 miles north of Greenwood. I've been dozens of times.

Jun 26, 2017

Emmett's killers, Milam & Bryant, were acquitted. Then confessed in remarkable paid interview w/ Look magazine ( http://www.pbs.org/wgbh//amex/till/sfeature/sf_look_confession.html )

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