The Scottsboro Case!

The Fate of nine boys!

The Scottsboro Case of 1931

who- Nine black youth
What- This case is about nine black boys that were falsely charged with raping two white women
where- in Scottsboro, Alabama.
when-The case started on March 25, 1931 in Scottsboro, Alabama.
Why-It happened because the two white women were fearful of being prosecuted for their sexual activity aboard the train. So they agreed to testify that nine black youth raped them.
How it turned out- Alabama turned out freeing all four of the youngest defendants and later paroled all but Patterson because he escaped in 1948.