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Informant tells about shootings for first time
circa April 1982
Larry King was a staff writer for the Greensboro Daily News in 1982.
This April 21, 1982, article by Larry King of the Greensboro Daily News reports on testimony by police informant Edward Dawson before a federal grand jury investigating possible civil rights violations related to the 1979 Greensboro Massacre. In his testimony, Dawson discussed his involvement and gave his account of events leading up to the incident and of his dealings with both the Klan members and the police.
Format of original:
Edward Burrows Papers
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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