Exhumation begins at Dozier School site

Published: Monday, September 2, 2013 at 05:12 PM.

“I’ll never forget being beaten at The White House,” he said.

Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet voted earlier this month to allow USF to exhume the bodies. The project has received $190,000 in funding from the state and a $423,528 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice. Researchers have one year to exhume, identify and rebury human remains, as well as locate additional burials at the school.

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