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Convicted bomber petitions for pardon; didn’t hit Little Rock Nine student’s home, he says

By Eric Besson

This article was originally published September 23, 2017 at 4:30 a.m. Updated September 25, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

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The former home of Carlotta Walls LaNier, at 1500 S. Valentine St. in Little Rock, was bombed in 1960 and now sits abandoned.

A man convicted nearly six decades ago of bombing the home of one of the students who desegregated Central High School in Little Rock has asked the state for a pardon, saying in his application that he was beaten into confessing.

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