Courts & Crime

March 12, 2010 12:23 AM

Pardons sought for 'criminals' who helped free slaves

In the 19th century, Kentucky convicted at least 58 people for "seducing or enticing slaves to leave their lawful owners." Now, several Kentuckians are working to clear the names of those whose "crimes" today would be recognized as among mankind's finest acts.

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