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Donald Trump to pardon women’s suffrage leader Susan B Anthony – ABC News

US President Donald Trump announces he will posthumously pardon Susan B Anthony, a leader in the women’s suffrage movement, who was arrested for voting in 1872.

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United States President Donald Trump has announced he will posthumously pardon Susan B Anthony, a leader in the women’s suffrage movement, who was arrested for voting in 1872.

  • In recent weeks Mr Trump has stepped up his events aimed at women
  • Ms Anthony was arrested for voting in her hometown of Rochester, New York in 1892, and convicted in a widely publicised trial
  • She refused to pay the fine but authorities declined to take further action

Ms Anthony is best k…

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