“On Tuesday, 67 years after that arrest and 33 years after his death, Rustin received a pardon from California Gov. Gavin Newsom.”

Bayard Rustin, a gay civil rights leader arrested for having sex with men, is pardoned 67 years later
California Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a posthumous pardon for Rustin on Tuesday, part of a new initiative to grant clemency to people who were prosecuted in California for being gay.
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February 05, 2020 at 09:00PM