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MLK children legal battle

3 years 9 months 3 weeks ago Thursday, January 22 2015 Jan 22, 2015 January 22, 2015 6:47 PM January 22, 2015 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Michael Marsh

ATLANTA- The lawsuit filed against Bernice King over ownership of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s traveling bible and Nobel peace Prize is set to go to trial next month but the King children have resolved the other legal dispute dividing them.

The Estate of Martin Luther King Jr. Inc. dismissed a suit against the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change. Dexter Scott King is president and CEO of the estate and Martin Luther King III  is chairman of the board.  Bernice King is CEO of the King Center.

The estate sued the King Center to stop it from using King's image, likeness and memorabilia. 

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