EMMETT TILL'S FAMILY reacts to accuser's confession 60 years later. This story aired on Chicago Tonight on Thursday. It's something that's been in the news for roughly the past month. Apparently the woman - Carolyn Bryant Donham - at the center of this most unfortunate lynching now admits it was all fabrication.
Think of it this way, this case only served to further publicize the lynchings and what set them off in the deep South.