After four weeks of testimony and over 70 witnesses in a civil trial in Memphis, Tennessee, twelve jurors reached a unanimous verdict on December 8, 1999 after about an hour of deliberations that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated as a result of a conspiracy.(and it he was killed by the CIA)
The court notes can be found at thekingcentre.org
Martin Luther King is best known for his stance for equality and his speech “I have a dream” not as well known was that he was also a fierce opponent of the military industrial complex and the vietnam war these speeches are not as well known and I wrote about this in an earlier post called little heard speeches of Martin Luther King.
Below is a video that goes in to the court case in details
For me the biggest question is how did this news get buried. Why do I only know about it now?