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Former Klansman Finally Tried

A former Ku Klux Klansman is finally set to undergo trial in a nearly 40-year-old
crime.

Sixty-two-year-old Thomas Blanton has arrived in an Alabama courthouse along with potential jurors for his murder trial.

Blanton has
plead innocent to bombing a Birmingham church in 1963, an attack that killed four black girls and became a rallying cry for the civil rights movement. The trial
could last through mid-May.