Widow of Civil Rights Worker Reflects on Killen Verdict It's been more than 40 years since civil rights worker Michael Schwerner was killed in Mississippi. Rita Schwerner Bender, his widow, talks about what the Killen verdict means to her.
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Widow of Civil Rights Worker Reflects on Killen Verdict

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Widow of Civil Rights Worker Reflects on Killen Verdict

Widow of Civil Rights Worker Reflects on Killen Verdict

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It's been more than 40 years since civil rights worker Michael Schwerner was killed in Mississippi. Rita Schwerner Bender, his widow, talks about what the Killen verdict means to her.