THE KING ASSASSINATION: AFTER THREE DECADES, ANOTHER VERDICT
- King family wrongful death. // Current Legal Documents;1950-, p0
Presents a wrongful lawsuit filed by several members of the King family including Coretta Scott King against Loyd Jowers and other unnamed defendants. Defendants role in the death of civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr.; Demands made by the plaintiffs that the case be taken to trial.
- WHO KILLED KING. // Time;4/26/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 17, p34
The article reports on the investigation concerning the perpetrators of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination in Memphis, Tennessee in 1968. It states that amateur assassinologists suspected that his death had been maneuvered by a group of American southern racists. However, it mentions that...
- Army agents admit they monitored King, but deny any link to his assassination. // Jet;12/22/97, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p37
Announces that US Army intelligence agents admitted that they monitored the public appearances of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in Memphis, Tennessee, before he was murdered, but deny any foreknowledge of his assassination. What declassified reports show.
- The Assassination According to Capote. // Time;5/10/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 19, p69
The article reports on the television interview of writer Truman Capote concerning the murder of American civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. According to Capote, the murder of King was under an assassination plot from the leftists for political gain which utilized James Earl Ray, alias...
- COMMENT. // New Republic;12/6/75, Vol. 173 Issue 23, p5
The author reflects on the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee's report on assassination plots against foreign leaders and the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation operations against Americans. The report depicts the U.S. role in efforts to kill Cuban leader Fidel Castro and in the assassinations...
- The King Letter and Government Surveillance. // Skanner (Seattle, WA & Portland, OR Combined Edition);1/11/2017, Vol. 39 Issue 15, Special section p4
The article discusses the disclosure of the unedited copy of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) letter sent to civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. in 2014, citing the government abuses and the targeting of civil rights and Black Power movement leaders and organizations.
- Yet another King verdict. Locy, Toni // U.S. News & World Report;06/19/2000, Vol. 128 Issue 24, p30
Reports on the decision of the United States Justice Department that assassinated civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was not a victim of a vast conspiracy. Description of the trial which presented evidence that the Justice Department said was too far-fetched to prove a conspiracy; Role...
- `Don't go to Memphis.' Wilkinson, Brenda // Cobblestone;Feb1994, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p36
Tells why Martin Luther King Jr. joined a group of striking workers in Memphis, Tennessee and how he was assassinated there. Reason for the strike by sanitation workers; Opposition to King; Why J. Edgar Hoover was determined to discredit King; King's assassination; Arrest of James Earl Ray.
- No New Ray of Light On King Slaying. Posner, Gerald // New Crisis (15591603);Sep/Oct98, Vol. 105 Issue 4, p15
Focuses on the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. Background of the assassin; What motivated the murderer to kill him; Evidences found for resolving the case.