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Film dramatizes true story of Southern injustice —The Lena Baker Story recalls tragic life, death of woman in Jim Crow era

Film dramatizes true story of Southern injustice —The Lena Baker Story recalls tragic life, death of woman in Jim Crow era

Jan. 5 | By Charles Hallman Staff Writer Tichina Arnold plays the title role in The Lena Baker Story, about a Georgia woman tried for killing her White employer. Baker (l) was the only woman to be executed by electrocution in Georgia. As a young girl in the...