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King Family Rebukes Report that Says James Earl Ray Acted Alone in King's Death
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James Earl Ray (American assassin of Martin Luther King, Jr.); 1928-1998, Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Assassination), United States Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division
Major Disparity Found in Number of Blacks and Whites Imprisoned for Drugs: Study
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Narcotics laws and regulations, Blacks (Drug use), Discrimination in criminal justice administration
Sister Anita P. Baird Named to Head Archdiocese of Chicago's Office for Racial Justice
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Anita P. Baird, Catholic Church Archdiocese of Chicago (Ill.)
Acclaimed Artist Jacob Lawrence Succumbs at 82
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Jacob Lawrence; 1917-2000
Funeral Held for Al and Edna Patton in L.A.; Suspect Charged with Their Murders
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Albert Patton (Death and burial), Edna Patton (Death and burial)
ACLU Attacks Racial Profiling with Ad Citing Dr. King and Charles Manson
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, Charles Manson (American murderer.); 1934-, Racial profiling
Texas State Senator Rodney Ellis Backs DNA Test Law for Cons
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Rodney Ellis; 1954-., Capital punishment (Texas), DNA fingerprints (Forensic use)
Deion Sanders Signs $56 Million Contract with Washington Redskins
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Deion Sanders; 1967-., Washington Redskins (Football team), Football players (Salaries)
Ron Harper's Actions Speak Louder Than Words
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Ron Harper, Public speaking
Jordan Wins in Court Fight Over Chicago Restaurant's Use of His Name
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-, Restaurants (Suits and claims), Chicago (Ill.) (Restaurants)

Celebrities Offer Words of Inspiration for College Graduates
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Commencement addresses
Low-impact Workouts Give You Fitness Gains Without All the Pain
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Exercise
Sean 'Puffy' Combs and Kandi Burruss Named ASCAP Songwriters of the Year
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Diddy (American rapper, record producer and actor.), Kandi Burruss (American singer and songwriter.), American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
18-year-old Arrested as Suspect in Murder of L.A. Police Chief's Granddaughter
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Lori Gonzalez (college student); d. 2000 (Murder), Bernard Parks (American municipal official.)

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