Ala. police chief apologizes for '61 Freedom Riders attack

U.S. Rep. John Lewis was brought to tears by the apology for the lack of action during the 1961 attack


MONTGOMERY, Ala. — U.S. Rep. John Lewis, a hero of the civil rights movement, was moved to tears by an apology from the Montgomery, Ala., police chief for an incident in 1961.

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