City of Gretna takes step to right a fatal mistake with historic marker in honor of Royal Brooks

More than 70 years after he was murdered in cold blood by a city of Gretna police officer, Royal Brooks and his family have finally received a measure of justice when about 30 people gathered on a sunny autumn afternoon Nov. 9 to dedicate and unveil a state historical marker in his honor.

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City of Gretna takes step to right a fatal mistake with historic marker in honor of Royal Brooks | The Civil Rights and Restorative Justice Project
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