Scottsboro boys

Kenzie Qualls

  • The scottsboro boys were caught raping two women.
  • Some of the boys received death.
  • Others received ife in prison.
  • While in prison, another one of the boys died of cancer.
  • The whole situation took place in scottsboro alabama.


How the boys were involved

  • The boys had to go to court after the crime.
  • Other scottsboro boys were released from prison.
  • A communist party had taken place at the time.
  • There was still segragationbetween blacks and whites.
  • The whole thing began in 1931.