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Crime History: MLK's home bombed

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On this day, Jan. 30, in 1956, the home of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was bombed in Montgomery, Ala. The bombing occurred during the Montgomery Bus Boycott , started nearly two months earlier when Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to surrender her seat to a white person. King, then 27, was speaking at a meeting of black leaders at the First Baptist Church when the house was...