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Belafonte, MLK Jr. Estate Settle Document Lawsuit

AP | Posted 04.11.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers say Harry Belafonte will retain possession of historical documents he acquired during his friendship with Martin Luther King...

Court To Control MLK Bible And Nobel Peace Prize

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 02.21.2014 | Black Voices

ATLANTA (AP) — Martin Luther King Jr.'s Bible and Nobel Peace Prize should be placed in a safe deposit box controlled by the court pending the outco...

When Money And History Collide: The Ongoing Feud Over Civil Rights Legacies

AP | JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 02.16.2014 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON (AP) — Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter recently walked up to the pulpit of the Atlanta church where her father preached and, in a painf...

MLK Estate Wants His Daughter To Give Up Nobel Peace Prize

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 02.04.2014 | Black Voices

ATLANTA (AP) — The estate of Martin Luther King Jr. is asking a judge to force the civil rights icon's daughter to relinquish her father's Nobel Pea...

Belafonte Sues MLK's Estate

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 04.11.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — Harry Belafonte sued the estate of Martin Luther King Jr. Tuesday over the fate of three documents he tried to sell at auction. The...