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Award-winning filmmaker wants civil rights crimes solved; calls on FBI to re-open Emmett Till cold case and others of civil rights era

Keith Beauchamp speaks to an audience in Philadelphia, Miss., about the 1964 murders of Michael Schwerner, Paul Goodman and James Chaney. Only one man, Edgar Ray “Preacher” Killen, of potentially dozens of suspects, was ever convicted for the crimes. Kelly Peters, reporter for the Daily Orange, writes that when Keith Beauchamp saw the photograph of […]

Filmmaker calls on public, FBI to solve Emmett Till’s murder & other cold cases

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Keith Beauchamp speaks to an audience in Philadelphia, Miss., about the 1964 murders of Michael Schwerner, Paul Goodman and James Chaney. Only one man, Edgar Ray “Preacher” Killen, of potentially dozens of suspects, was ever convicted for the crimes. Kelly Peters, reporter for the Daily Orange, writes that when Keith Beauchamp saw the photograph of […]