American Experience

No Justice for Emmett Till?

Clip: Season 15 | 1m 22s

The trial of J.W. Milam and Roy Bryant for the murder of Emmett Till ended just 5 days after it began, with their acquittal. But reports of the acquittal set off an international firestorm.

Aired: 01/20/03

Rating: NR

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