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Florida Hanging: Suicide or Lynching?

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Florida Hanging: Suicide or Lynching?

Florida Hanging: Suicide or Lynching?

Florida Hanging: Suicide or Lynching?

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A judge rules that a black man found hanging from a tree in Belle Glade, Fla., committed suicide. But racial tensions in the rural black town remain high, as rumors persist that the man was lynched. Hear NPR's Phillip Davis.