Why Did Nelson Mandela Go to Prison?

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Nelson Mandela was sentenced to prison for encouraging black South Africans to go on strike and for illegally leaving South Africa. He battled South African apartheid and planned to overthrow the government by non-violent protests. In 1952 the South African government arrested and tried Mandela and later sentence for 27 years in prison.
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Nelson Mandela was arrested in 1962 and in 1964 was sentenced to life imprisonment for conspiracy to overthrow the state.
Mandela served over 27 years in prison and was released in 1990, during a time of escalating civil strife.
Nelson Madiba Mandela went to prison in the year 1964. He was jailed for being the leader of anti-apartheid in South Africa. He was put in a prison in Robben Island.
Nelson Mandela went to prison for battling South African apartheid and planning to overthrow the government by violence. On June 12, 1964, eight of the accused members of the African National Congress including Mandela, were arrested. Nelson Mandela was then released on February 11, 1990.
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