File video: Friendship Nine sentences vacated after 54 years in 2015

In this January 2015 file video, sentences of the Friendship Nine, who were arrested in Rock Hill 54 years ago, were vacated by Circuit Court Judge John Hayes. They were arrested in 1961 for sitting at a whites-only lunch counter.
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In this January 2015 file video, sentences of the Friendship Nine, who were arrested in Rock Hill 54 years ago, were vacated by Circuit Court Judge John Hayes. They were arrested in 1961 for sitting at a whites-only lunch counter.

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