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Violence erupts at LHS

In the days surrounding the Kansas Union fire, Lawrence High School saw a spike of violence and protests. Fights broke out between white and black students as police arrived in riot gear and with tear gas.

Police with riot gear walk toward the Lawrence High School, a scene of frequent violence between white and black students during the spring of 1970.

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