Beneath a ruthless sun : a true story of violence, race, and justice lost and found / Gilbert King.

By: King, Gilbert [author.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2018Description: 416 pages : illustrations ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780399183386 (hardcover) :; 0399183388 (hardcover) :Subject(s): Daniels, Jesse Delbert, 1938- | Discrimination in criminal justice administration -- FloridaDDC classification: 364.15/32092 LOC classification: HV9955.F6 | K56 2018Summary: Documents the mid-twentieth-century case of a gentle, developmentally challenged youth who was falsely accused of raping a wealthy woman, and traces the efforts of a crusading journalist to uncover the racism and class corruption that led to his incarceration without a trial.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-404) and index.

Documents the mid-twentieth-century case of a gentle, developmentally challenged youth who was falsely accused of raping a wealthy woman, and traces the efforts of a crusading journalist to uncover the racism and class corruption that led to his incarceration without a trial.

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