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19-Year-Old Gary Duncan Wrongly Charged For Holding A White Boy's Arm While Trying to Prevent A Fight
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19-Year-Old Gary Duncan Wrongly Charged For Holding A White Boy’s Arm While Trying to Prevent A Fight

A 19-year-old black fisherman, Gary Duncan was wrongly accused of assaulting a white boy in Plaquemines Parish, New Orleans, LA, in 1966. Years back in October 1966, Duncan saw his cousin and nephew been rounded up by some group of...