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A packed house attended Wednesday's hearing in Rock Hill, South Carolina, to clear the names of the Friendship Nine.
A packed house attended Wednesday's hearing in Rock Hill, South Carolina, to clear the names of the Friendship Nine.

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'Friendship Nine' activists' convictions tossed

A South Carolina judge has tossed the decades-old convictions of a group of civil rights activists known as the "Friendship Nine." Victor Blackwell reports.

'Friendship Nine' activists' convictions tossed

A South Carolina judge has tossed the decades-old convictions of a group of civil rights activists known as the "Friendship Nine." Victor Blackwell reports.