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Killen Sentenced to 60 Years in Prison

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Killen Sentenced to 60 Years in Prison

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Killen Sentenced to 60 Years in Prison

Killen Sentenced to 60 Years in Prison

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Edgar Ray Killen, 80, received the maximum sentence for the 1964 slayings of three civil rights workers in Mississippi.

Guest:

Jim Prince, editor of the Neshoba Democrat in Philadelphia, Miss.