Civil rights pioneer Claudette Colvin gets record cleared after 66 years



In 1955, Claudette Colvin was arrested in Alabama for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a White woman. That incident happened nine months before Rosa Parks. “History had me glued to the seat,” Colvin says. David Begnaud joins CBSN AM with more about a new development in her story.

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