Ku Klux Klan

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a secret society of white Southerners in the United States

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FORMER Ku Klux Klansman Edgar Ray Killen was jailed for the maximum 60 years yesterday for the 1964 killing of three civil rights workers.
An 80-year-old former Ku Klux Klansman was convicted of manslaughter yesterday in the 1964 deaths of three civil rights workers - exactly 41 years after they disappeared.
REPUTED Ku Klux Klansman Edgar Ray Killen watched from a wheelchair yesterday as jury selection began in his murder trial in one of most shocking crimes of the civil rights era - the 1964 slayings of three voter-registration volunteers that was later depicted in the movie ' Mississippi Burning.
One of the most heinous crimes of the civil rights era was belatedly, but rightly, brought to a close this week with the conviction of former Ku Klux Klansman Bobby Frank Cherry of the murder of four young African-American girls in Birmingham's 16th Street Baptist Church on a Sunday morning in 1963.
kissing a Ku Klux Klansman, and Madonna tonguing Mother Teresa--caused such public outrage that the gallery was vandalized twice in three weeks.
Prosecutor Bernard Ablett told how one of the victims, Dugald Currie, 50, and son Andrew were attacked in October last year Andrew was still dressed up as a Ku Klux Klansman and pal David Hendrie as an executioner, in black clothing and hood.
A FORMER Ku Klux Klansman was yesterday convicted of the manslaughter of three US civil rights workers - exactly 41 years after they were shot.
EXPOSED: A police recruit posing as a Ku Klux Klansman in last night's programme; above right , reporter MarkDaly
the trial of former Ku Klux Klansman Bobby Frank Cherry for the 1963 church bombing that killed four black girls will produce little in the way of healing.
A former Ku Klux Klansman, Robert Chambliss, was convicted of murder in the bombing in 1977 and died in prison.
A FORMER Ku Klux Klansman was convicted of manslaughter yesterday over the killings of three civil rights workers.