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Leonard Douglas Brown Case Summary

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On November 16, 1972, student protestors at Southern University A&M College located in Baton Rouge took place at the campus's administration building. To remove the protestors, deputies and the state police tossed tear gas canisters into the building, which the people threw back out of the windows. Two students were killed during the protest, Denver A. Smith and Leonard D. Brown. Denver Allen Smith was born August 2, 1952 and died November 16,1972. Leonard Douglas Brown was born August 16,1952 and died November 16, 1972. Denver and Leonard were murdered by Governor Edwin Edwards, Al Amiss, and President G. Leon Netterville, Jr.
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