the boy

Main

figth

March 25,1931

figth in the tran

jail

March 26,1931

Scottsboro boys are nearly lynched by crowd of over 100 gathered around Scottsboro jail

case

January, 1932

NAACP withdraws from case

ild

January 1933

Samuel S. Leibowitz, a New York lawyer, is retained by the ILD to defend the Scottsboro boys.

Judge

June 12, 1934

Judge Horton, who had faced no opposition in his previous race, is defeated in his bid for re-election.

Court

January, 1935

The U. S. Supreme Court agrees to review the most recent Scottsboro convictions

haywood

January 23, 1936

Haywood Patterson is convicted for a fourth time of rape and is sentenced to 75 years in prison.