District Attorney Admits: Malcolm X Killers Are Innocent
STF/AFP via Getty ImagesTwo of the men found guilty of the 1965 assassination of Malcolm X are expected to be exonerated on Thursday after a 22-month investigation.Muhammad A. Aziz and Khalil Islam are likely to have their murder convictions tossed—an extraordinary development that will be a boon for critics who have for years expressed doubts over who killed the influential Black civil rights leader.The investigation was carried out by the Manh…
Decades Of Doubt: A Timeline In The Malcolm X Investigation
Manhattan's district attorney announced Wednesday that he would ask a court to vacate the convictions of two of the three men convicted of murdering civil rights leader Malcom X in 1965. Here is a timeline of key dates related to the assassination and the prosecution of the men originally said to be his killers:
Manhattan DA says will move to exonerate two men convicted of killing Malcolm X
By Kanishka Singh - The Manhattan District Attorney's office said it will act to exonerate two men convicted of killing Black activist and civil rights advocate Malcolm X in 1965 in what will represent an official acknowledgement of errors made in the case. Malcolm X rose to prominence as the national spokesman of the Nation of Islam, an African-American Muslim group that espoused
Exonerations for 2 men convicted in Malcolm X's 1965 death
Two men who for decades steadfastly maintained their innocence in the 1965 assassination of civil rights icon Malcolm X are set to be exonerated Thursday, after a nearly two-year-long re-investigation.